Category Archives: News

Survey on Existing Cyber Ranges, their Features and Federation

Cyber range technologies, products and national and international initiatives have developed greatly within the last few years. There are several reasons why cyber ranges have suddenly become increasingly popular; one reason being that more organizations, both private and public, are beginning to invest in them. Cyber Security for Europe research project is working to boost […]

Prepare, Hunt, and Respond – conceptual model

We have released a comprehensive model for organizations to prepare themselves against cyber attacks. As the world is evolving to more sophisticated cyber attacks, the defenders need to be ready for attacks as well. The model aims to help organizations to build a holistic way to prepare, hunt, and respond to attacks. The model is […]

Security authorities develop their competence in National Cyber Security Exercise (KYHA19)

We organize the second national cyber security exercise, in short KYHA19tv (security authorities) 25-29 November 2019 at JAMK University of Applied Sciences. The participants of the exercise are among other Police of Finland, Valtori (Government ICT Centre), Cyber Security Centre of Finland (NCSC-FI) and Emergency Response Centre Finland. The Secretariat of the Security Committee participates […]

Increasing awareness of cybercrimes with #OleTietoinen campaign (Be Aware)

Cybercrime is a rapidly evolving and complex form of crime and anyone of us can be the target. With the #OleTietoinen campaign (“Be Aware” in English) we are raising awareness and increasing the knowledge of cyber security in the Finnish society. Following the campaign, you’ll get information about different kinds of cybercrimes and how to stay safe and be more aware of […]

Cyber security in the healthcare sector Conference

We are organising Cyber security in the healthcare sector conference together with the European Cyber Security Organisation ECSO, Regional Council of Central Finland, and West Finland European Office, under Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Conference is part of the Healthcare Cyber Range project. Conference is held on 9th of October 2019, […]

The state administration of Finland will organize a national cyber security exercise

The Cyber ​​Security Research, Development and Training Centre, JYVSECTEC, (Jyväskylä Security Technology), together with the Secretariat of The Security Committee of the state of Finland, are organising a National Cyber ​​Security Exercise 2019, namely Finnish State Administration (KYHA19vh),  from 20-24 May, 2019 at the IT Institute of JAMK University of Applied Sciences in Jyväskylä. This […]

JAMK participates in a significant cybersecurity project gaining almost half a million EUR of 16-million-EUR budget

JAMK University of Applied Sciences is a participant in a significant cybersecurity project in the EU Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme. JAMK participates in the project that consists of 43 competence centres representing 22 different countries. Besides JAMK, VTT (Technical Research Centre of Finland) also participates in the research-based consortium. The total budget of the Cyber […]

Development of cyber security in healthcare sector improves patient security

Healthcare Cyber Range project started at the Institute of Information Technology at JAMK University of Applied Sciences creates a cyber range for healthcare sector and develops cyber security awareness of the actors in healthcare. The 1.9-million euro project develops expertise with piloting the cyber security exercise for healthcare sector. The participants of the project are […]

Finnish cyber security expertise in Singapore – JAMK University of Applied Sciences and Singapore Polytechnic collaborating in Centre of Excellence in Applied Cyber Security

JAMK University of Applied Sciences and Singapore Polytechnic have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Singapore. The Parties wish to form a collaboration to jointly establish the SP-JAMK Centre of Excellence in Applied Cyber Security. The collaboration includes the establishment of JAMK/JYVSECTEC (Jyväskylä Security Technology)’s best-in-class Cyber Range in Singapore, training programmes to help companies […]

We are involved in the preparatory work of the Cyber Growth Program

We are involved in the preparatory work of the Cyber Growth Program of Finland together with representatives of the academic world and commercial companies. The preparatory work has been commissioned by the Ministries of Economic Affairs and Employment, Transport and Communications, and Education and Culture, as well as the National Emergency Supply Agency and Business […]