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A Handbook on Cyber Security Incident Response Processes for Healthcare Actors 

We have created a handbook for healthcare operators to improve their cyber security awareness and incident management skills. The handbook includes guidelines and checklists about preparing for cyber incidents, incident response and incident recovery. The target group is the Finnish healthcare sector, hence it was written in Finnish, although the concepts largely apply universally and […]

Coming soon – a cybersecurity exercise that emphasizes learning and cooperation

CyberSec4Europe project is organizing a two-day cybersecurity exercise, called by Flagship 1. The event is held on 12-13 January 2021 and it is only accessible online to CyberSec4Europe project partners. The goal of Flaship1 is to provide a positive learning opportunity for participants. Exercise’s participants will be assigned a work role in a fictional organization. […]

Dr. Kokkonen’s New Adjunct Professorship at JYU

Our R&D Manager Tero Kokkonen has been Promoted to Adjunct Professor in Cyber Security at the University of Jyväskylä. Kokkonen is a graduate of University of Jyväskylä (Ph.D. Mathematical Information Technology) from 2016. The topic of his doctoral thesis was ”Anomaly-Based Online Intrusion Detection System as a Sensor for Cyber Security Situational Awareness System”. He […]

The National Cyber Security Exercise 2020

The Institute of Information Technology of JAMK University of Applied Sciences and JYVSECTEC are organizing the National Cyber ​​Security Exercise 2020 for Finnish State Administration organisations (KYHA20vh). The Exercise takes place in Jyväskylä from 28 September to 2 October 2020. This KYHA20vh exercise is a continuum of the series of National Cyber Security Exercises that […]

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 […]