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Switzerland defines policy framework to tighten cybersecurity for critical services sectors

Tuesday 28 August 2018 | 11:24 CET | News
Switzerland has issued a policy framework defining the minimum cybersecurity standards for sectors vital to national security, including energy, water, and transport. Modelled on the NIST cybersecurity framework developed by the US Commerce department, the document aims to provide a must-do list to limit the risks from cyber threats, including over 100 concrete measures and advice on a sector-specific basis. The federal office responsible for national economic supply is inviting all businesses in the country to use the framework to guide their IT policies.

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Countries: Switzerland
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