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Terveydenhuoltoalan kyberturvallisuuden pilottiharjoitus

Terveydenhuollon kansallisia toimijoita ja sairaanhoitopiirejä kokoontuu 21. – 23.9. Jyväskylän ammattikorkeakouluun harjoittelemaan ja kehittämään kyberturvallisuusvalmiuttaan Healthcare Cyber Range -hankkeen pilottiharjoitukseen. Harjoituksessa osallistujat pääsevät testaamaan hankkeessa suunniteltua ja rakennettua terveydenhuollon kyberharjoitusympäristöä. Samalla harjoitetaan terveydenhuollon toimijoiden kykyjä vastata kyberhäiriöihin. Keskiössä on potilasturvallisuuden ja hoidon jatkuvuuden varmistaminen sekä varautuminen häiriötilanteisiin. Lisätietoja harjoituksesta: Terveydenhuolto on monin tavoin riippuvainen […]

A cyberattack targeted at food production value chain can have serious consequences

JAMK University of Applied Sciences has been granted funding of €1.4 million to develop cybersecurity in the field of food production.

The National Cyber Security Exercise 2021

We are organizing a Finnish State Administration National Cyber ​​Security Exercise 2021 (KYHA21VH), from 17th of May to 21st of May 2021. The National Cyber Security Exercise is a technical-operational exercise that focuses on handling cyber incidents in escalated situations. The learning objectives of the exercise include information sharing and joint coordination efforts between participants. […]

Real life medical equipment and simulated public health services in healthcare cyber security exercises

The Healthcare Cyber Range project (HCCR) is getting ready for a pilot cyber security exercise in September 2021. The project is extending the Realistic Global Cyber Environment RGCE at JYVSECTEC to meet the training needs of healthcare actors. The healthcare cyber security exercises are not intended only for ICT experts, but for broader set of experts as well. Basic knowledge of cyber security and the effects of a […]

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 […]

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 […]