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Learn more about how we can help you test and evaluate your innovative work, routines and processes to manage information security threats
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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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It was a pleasure to have a cyber security expert Anna Sarri from the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity, ENISA speaking in our Cynic-webinar Cyber Security Awareness – Insights from ENISA on 7th of December. Already for 15 years, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity has been pushing forward cybersecurity initiatives to help small and medium-sized […]
Due to increased digitalization particularly, small companies became targeted by cybercriminals. Micro-enterprises may face the challenge of identifying and responding to threats due to lack of resources. Small businesses may have less ability to identify cyber threats and have less secure computer networks. Financial resources are also often met in expensive cybersecurity investments. However, risk […]
An information security strategic plan can define security goals and plans on how to achieve those goals. This strategic plan is used to build good security practices. The implementation of the plan should also be well managed, for example it is important to train staff and ensure compliance with the strategy. It is important to […]
The event is open and free for everyone who registers. The focus will be on SMEs. Register here: CyberSecurity Awareness Insights from ENISA CyberSecurity for SMEs During the presentation you will hear more about the work done by ENISA when it comes to supporting SMEs. Enisa hava analysed cybersecurity challenges for SMEs and determined good […]
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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.