Our former Ph.D. researcher Pier Giorgio Chiara – who defended his thesis on ‘Security and Privacy of resource-constrained devices’ under the supervision of Prof. Cole in March 2023 – together with his team ‘LegalAIzers’ won the 1st University of St. Gallen Grand Challenge on the EU AI Act. The Grand Challenge seeks to clarify how to … Continued
On 18 April 2023, the European Commission adopted a Proposal for a Regulation laying down measures to strengthen solidarity and capacities in the Union to detect, prepare for and respond to cybersecurity threats and incidents (Proposal for an EU Cyber Solidarity Act) along with a Commission Communication setting up a Cybersecurity Skills Academy. The EU … Continued
Today, the NIS 2 Directive (Directive (EU) 2022/2555 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 December 2022 on measures for a high common level of cybersecurity across the Union, amending Regulation (EU) No 910/2014 and Directive (EU) 2018/1972, and repealing Directive (EU) 2016/1148 (NIS 2 Directive), OJ L 333, 27.12.2022, p. 80–152) enters into force. … Continued
Following the adoption of the NIS 2 Directive by the European Parliament and the Council in November, the new NIS Directive (Directive (EU) 2022/2555 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 December 2022 on measures for a high common level of cybersecurity across the Union, amending Regulation (EU) No 910/2014 and Directive (EU) 2018/1972, … Continued
On 30 November 2022, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) Wojciech Wiewiórowski and Juhan Lepassar, the Executive Director of ENISA, signed a Memorandum of Understanding which establishes a strategic framework for increased cooperation between ENISA and the EDPS. Th Memorandum of Understanding has been agreed in recognition of the common interest of EDPS and ENISA … Continued
On Monday, 28 November 2022, the Council adopted the NIS2 Directive, which will now be published in the Official Journal of the EU in the coming days to entry into force. Member States will then have 21 months from the entry into force to transpose the Directive into national law.