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THE LUXEMBOURG CYBERSECURITY ECOSYSTEM NEWSLETTER

   

A decision maker takes the floor

Jelena Zelenovic-Matone: “The only way to do great work is to love what you do”

   
Jelena Zelenovic Matone is the CISO of the year 2019. She takes care of the European Investment Bank’s cybersecurity. We met her to learn about her story. An inspiring story that began with a key decision: moving from Canada to Europe.
   
   

Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg

 

The fourth edition of the Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg takes place in one of the most unexpected crises. Despite this context, our ecosystem “Cybersecurity Luxembourg” has shown its resilience, and the campaign will be one of the first moments to meet, network, and celebrate our achievements. After the DPO of the Year creation last year, the awards family keeps growing with a new member: The Cyber Resilience Award! Discover more about the campaign and the sponsorship packages. 

Highlights of the Month

Ransomware: Better to be afraid than to be frightened
  
Ransomware is a type of malware (malicious software) that encrypts the files on a victim’s device or a network’s storage devices. Yes, this malware can infect not only desktop computers, but also mobile devices, smartphones, and tablets as well. Also, ransomware does not make any distinction among victims: a private person can become a victim just like a huge corporation. Read more...
     
Encryption Europe joins the Global Encryption Coalition

  The Encryption Europe Small and Medium Business Alliance joins the Global Encryption Coalition, adding a voice of European encryption small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to the initiative. Read more...

     
CIRCL contributes to the Verizon annual DBIR report

The Verizon DBIR (Data Breach Investigation Report) is a benchmark for anyone following the evolution of the data leakage or theft situation. It provides an accurate overview of the latest trends in attack vectors, the success rate of these attacks, and their impact. It is a great source of information for all CISOs and other security officials when it comes to developing their prevention strategy and setting priorities for action.  Read more...


     

Upcoming events

Cybersecurity Breakfast #37 - Cybersecurity skills, education and business needs: How to bridge the gap?
Is there a new goldrush for cybersecurity skills? What are the new needs of the business in terms of cybersecurity profiles? Are the Curricula properly built in order to give the right tools to the future professionals? Which particular skills are the most required by the business?. Read more...

     
5-Day CISA EXAM PREPARATION COURSE

The preparation course focuses exclusively on the essential areas covered in ISACA certification exams they relate to. Read more...

     
Cybersecurity am Télétravail - Op wat kënnt et un?

Während der Onlinekonferenz wird Pascal Steichen von SECURITYMADEIN.LU Ihnen Tipps geben, wie auch Sie die Cybersicherheit trotz Fernarbeit in Ihrem Unternehmen aufrechterhalten können. Lesen Sie mehr Lesen Sie mehr...

Key facts & Tools

$ 8,100

is the average amount of ransom paid after a Ransomware attack. Don't you want to spare this money?

     
AIL: an advanced detection "multi-tool"
AIL is the advanced detection tool that all CERT should use to prevent attacks and detect intrusion attempts.