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The project is a cooperation between two academic partner Centria-ammattikorkeakoulu, Finland and Luleå University of Technology, Sweden.
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The Instance Lab was designed as a mobile cyber range to provide the capability of hosting digital twins and allow for training and gamified exercises regarding Information-, IT-, and Cybersecurity. In this effort, we are happy to announce that Instance Lab is now listed in the report on existing cyber ranges and requirements as provided […]
Simon Andersson and Anton Holmström strengthen the team in the CYNIC project with a focus on organizational information security in collaboration with regional small and medium-sized companies.
New paper: On the design of playful training material for information security awareness https://doi.org/10.35199/ICDC.2020.30 Researcher from the CYNIC-project presented a paper during The Sixth International Conference on Design Creativity (ICDC2020) Oulu, Finland, August 26th – 28th 2020. Abstract: This paper presents the rationale for the design of a card deck game sustaining information security […]
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CYNIC – Cyber security in Innovation and Business Communication
The project has identified that an uncertainty and a risk focus is an obstacle to SMEs willingness to invest in new business models which are tailored for digitalisation and digital services. Better insights and sound IT behaviour can be gained through testing and evaluating new business models in a safe testing environment. The project aims at (1) promoting entrepreneurship, i.e. proactive, innovative and tactical risk taking by offering demonstrators and workshops that problematize established practices, (2) increase SMEs capabilities to internationalization by providing a collaborative approach for different companies to quickly and effectively address common challenges and opportunities, as well as (3) stimulate and evaluate new business models by developing testable scenarios and exposing them to realistic risks and countermeasures, thereby contributing to increased entrepreneurship and stimulating the ongoing development of a new digital service industry in the region.