ECSO welcomes the EU cybersecurity Act

ECSO welcomes the EU cybersecurity Act

28 June 2019 Brussels – ECSO welcomes the entry into force of the European Cybersecurity Act which sets the new mandate of ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity and establishes the European cybersecurity certification framework. With this Act, ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity, will take on a permanent mandate including increased responsibilities and resources….

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iWelcome acquires UNLOQ to enhance identity Platform with MFA technology

iWelcome acquires UNLOQ to enhance identity Platform with MFA technology

Amsterdam, May 6th 2019 – iWelcome, the leading European Identity & Access Management as-a-service (IDaaS) vendor, today announced it has acquired Multi Factor Authentication software and technologies from UNLOQ. This technology acquisition is an important step in consolidating iWelcome’s position as worldwide product leader in Identity & Access Management for B2C and B2B scenarios and…

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LOCARD European Project

LOCARD European Project

Digital evidence is currently an integral part of criminal investigations, and not confined to pure cybercrime cases. Criminal behaviours like financial frauds, intellectual property theft, industrial espionage, and terrorist networks leverage the Internet and cyberspace. The very ubiquity of digital devices, e.g. smartphones, in modern society makes digital evidence extremely relevant for investigations about all…

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FutureTrust Welcomes Kantara Initiative as an Associate Project Partner

FutureTrust Welcomes Kantara Initiative as an Associate Project Partner

EU Project Supporting eIDAS Implementation to Benefit from Trust Framework Expertise BRUSSELS, 29 APRIL 2019 – FutureTrust, a project supporting the practical implementation of eIDAS, today announced the Kantara Initiative as an Associate Project Partner. The Kantara Initiative is the only industry organisation focused on third party assessed digital identity and privacy assurance frameworks. It…

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ENISA

ENISA

15 Years of building cybersecurity bridges together On 19 March 2019, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity ENISA organised an event in Brussels to celebrate its 15-year anniversary. Published on March 20, 2019 Prof. Dr. Udo Helmbrecht, Executive Director of the Agency, and distinguished guests representing the European Parliament, the European Commission, and the EU Member…

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BSI certifies world’s first Open source “eID-Kernel” according to BSI TR-03124

BSI certifies world’s first Open source “eID-Kernel” according to BSI TR-03124

[Michelau, March 22, 2019] It has been accomplished – ecsec GmbH proudly presents its certificate for Open eCard Version 1.3 received from the German Federal Office for Information Security (Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik, BSI). The so-called “Open eCard Library” is thus not only the worldwide first Open Source “eID-Kernel” for Android, but also…

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