Dutch universities join SURFsoc to boost cybersecurity

Friday 16 April 2021 | 10:14 CET | News
Wageningen University & Research (WUR) is the first establishment to join SURFsoc, the security operations centre started by the Surf research network in the Netherlands. The SOC is expected to help improve cybersecurity across the research and higher education community. Other institutions joining include Fontys, Universiteit Maastricht and LUMC.

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