Posts tagged as Cyber Shield 2018

200 cybersecurity specialists training to protect Lithuania’s critical infrastructure

Friday, October 12, 2018

“According to the exercise scenario, dangerous incidents have been occurring in our region for the past 72 hours and still continue – unrest in neighbouring countries, information on planned terrorist and cyber-attacks. Therefore Lithuania has no time to lose to protect critical infrastructure. We take the decision to mobilise cyber capabilities and request the U.S. and the EU cybersecurity rapid response teams to help,” Vice Minister of National Defence Edvinas…

Cybersecurity and defence exercise underway in Lithuania

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

This week, October 8-12, cybersecurity and defence exercises Cyber Shield 2018 and Amber Mist 2018 running in Lithuania are providing a joint training opportunity for representative of the public and private sectors, Lithuanian Armed Forces, and NATO allies. “The situation in cyberspace has begun to change apace in the recent years. Cyber-attacks have become a new, modern and dangerous weapon, capable of paralysing operation not only of separate agencies, manufacturers,…