European Commission proposes more powers for EU’s infosec agency

The European Commission has proposed an expansion in the role of ENISA, the EU's cybersecurity agency. During his State of the Union speech on Wednesday, Jean-Claude Juncker outlined plans to…

Former EU Ambassador Gardner Joins Sidley Austin

Anthony Gardner, former U.S. ambassador to the European Union, and among those who worked on creating the EU-U.S. privacy shield for international data transfers, has joined law firm Sidley Austin…
Call to Action: Write to the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee on the upcoming copyright vote | Privacy Online News

Call to Action: Write to the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee on the upcoming copyright vote | Privacy Online News

On October 10, an important committee in the European Parliament will vote on future copyright law. It hangs in the balance, and ordinary people like you and I contacting Members…
European Comission wants ENISA to introduce EU-wide cybersecurity certification scheme – Help Net Security

European Comission wants ENISA to introduce EU-wide cybersecurity certification scheme – Help Net Security

“Cyber security attacks know no borders and no one is immune,” European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker noted in his State of the Union Speech on Wednesday. He also said they…
European banks at mercy of US regulators – Help Net Security

European banks at mercy of US regulators – Help Net Security

European banks are under disproportional enforcement pressure from US regulators. Since 2012, of the $38.4bn levied in economic crime fines worldwide, 97 percent of all fines have come from US…