Poland's National Centre for Cyberspace Security (NCBC) foiled over 20,000 attacks by hackers in the first quarter of 2020, Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said at a Friday ceremony during which a military standard was bestowed upon the centre.
Prof. Stefan Dziembowski from Warsaw University and Prof. Sebastian Faust from the Technical University of Darmstadt have won the 2020 Copernicus Award for their outstanding cooperation in the field of cryptography and IT security.
The 5th European Cybersecurity Forum (CYBERSEC 2019) will take place in Katowice, south Poland, on October 28-30. Earlier CYBERSEC conferences took place in Kraków, also in south Poland.
Congress 590, a two-day event which serves as a forum for the exchange of ideas on business, science, politics and legislation to better promote Poland's economic growth, started in Jasionka, near Rzeszów, south-eastern Poland, on Monday.
The strategy outlines improved cooperation between public and private sectors.
Due to take place in the capital of Warsaw on the 16-17th January, The high-level pubic conference named, “A New Initiative for Poland: A Future Global Leader in Securing the 4th Industrial Revolution”, will gather key decision and policymakers in a bid to cement cybersecurity as a pillar of US-Polish relations.
Seventy-four teams took part in a special cybersecurity challenge organised by the Ministry of National Defence, which spanned tasks relating to network security, reverse-engineering and cryptanalysis.
The US sees Poland as a regional leader in the area of cybersecurity, and the work carried out by Poland and the US will lead to EU security, emphasised US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at a briefing after the end of a US cybersecurity training.
With global tensions running high, Poland is the best place to hold the international Warsaw Security Forum, TFN’s Joanna Jasińska finds out.
The 4th CYBERSEC European Cybersecurity Forum, starting in Kraków, southern Poland, on Monday, will serve to draft recommendations for strengthening the European Union's and NATO's cybersecurity.