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Parliament approves Network Information Security directive

Thursday 13 March 2014 | 15:41 CET | News
The European Parliament has approved the Network & Information Security directive, aimed at improving security of ICT systems across the EU. Proposed in February 2013 by the European Commission, the directive sets minimum requirements for EU states in terms of national capabilities for dealing network security issues, including setting up Computer Emergency Response Teams and adopting national NIS strategies and cooperation plans. Operators of critical infrastructure (such as energy, transport, finance, healthcare), key internet enablers (e-commerce platforms, social networks, etc) and public

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