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Dutch govt orders new study into infrastructure cybersecurity risks

Thursday 21 February 2019 | 13:48 CET | News
The Dutch government is ordering a new study into the risks of cyber attacks against national infrastructure, the infrastructure minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen told parliament. This will look at possible vulnerabilities such as remotely controlled bridges and locks, as well as non-vital sectors like roads and railways. 

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