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

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

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

[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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eIDAS – Its role in our future

Published: Wednesday 13 February 2019 | 08:30 AM CET, The Paypers https://www.thepaypers.com/expert-opinion/eidas-its-role-in-our-future/777380 Jon Shamah, Chair of EEMA, discusses how the eIDAS Trust Services Regulation can help citizens and business achieve the EU’s vision of a Single Digital Society Imagine a world where citizens of the European Union can travel, work, and live wherever they choose,…

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Letter from ESCO to European Institutions on the future organisation at European level in the cyber security domain

18 January 2019 ECSO release an official ECSO letter, co-signed by the ECSO Chairman and Vice-Chairs, on the future organisation of the cyber security domain at the European level, – we remind that ECSO was created to facilitate the dialogue and cooperation between administrations, academia and industry in Europe as well as to support the…

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Open eCard goes mobile and supports eIDAS

[Michelau, 04th of December 2018] Platform-independent and freely available open source components from the Open eCard project make the mobile use of electronic identification means (eID) and the creation of advanced and qualified electronic signatures in accordance with the eIDAS regulation much easier. Open Identity Summit 2019 (27th – 29th of March 2019, Garmisch-Partenkirchen) will…

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