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IoTAC Project Newsletter No. 3

Welcome to the third edition of the IoTAC Newsletter! If you would like to read about our progress during the months September 2021 - February 2022, read our Newsletter! Sign up for the IoTAC Newsletter! Stay in the know and receive all the latest updates straight to your inbox.
IoTAC
March 4, 2022
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Press Release No. 3

The H2020 IoTAC project reached a major milestone: The specification of the IoTAC Reference Architecture has been completed The consortium of industrial actors, research groups and academia from seven European countries focuses on improving the resilience of IoT service environments.   28 February 2021 – The Security by Design IoT…
IoTAC
February 28, 2022
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Renewable Electricity Penetration Will Bring More Cybersecurity Risks

The growing number of grid-connected home/small business solar electric systems – so-called prosumers - are lucrative targets for cyber criminals due to the interconnectedness with the power grid and their potentially catastrophic consequences. The number of cyber attacks in the utilities industry increased by 46% in 2021, compared to 2020,…
Anna Marton
February 3, 2022
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Congratulations to Professor Erol Gelenbe for being appointed on the Advanced Grant Panel of the European Research Council (ERC)!

Our highly esteemed colleague, Professor Erol Gelenbe, Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics, Polish Academy of Sciences, has been appointed Evaluator/Panellist member of the European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant 2022 panel on Computer Science and Informatics (PE6). ERC grant panels are composed of eminent scientists who take responsibility for…
Anna Marton
February 2, 2022
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Call for KCYEU2022 Workshop Papers and Work-in-Progress Presentations

Workshop Title: Key challenges in global cybersecurity: Efforts and trends in EU (KCYEU-2022)  The Workshop will be held on 28 March, 2022, as a remote event, co-located with the DRCN2022 Conference. The topics identified for this workshop are, although not limited to: Cybersecurity certification schemes How to assess Risk in…
Anna Marton
January 26, 2022
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Towards Smart Home Interoperability Standards

Leading global appliance manufacturers (American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning, Arçelik, The Electrolux Group, Haier, GE Appliances, Samsung Electronics, and Trane Residential ) formed the Home Connectivity Alliance, which was debuted at the CES 2022. As a standards organization, the alliance aims to enable connected device interoperability across different brands and…
Anna Marton
January 21, 2022
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Vulnerability Disclosure Policy of IoT Vendors

The IoT Security Foundation published its “Contemporary Use of Vulnerability Disclosure in IoT” report for the 4th consecutive year. The 2021 edition explored whether the 315 companies observed – providers of B2C (266 companies) and B2B (49 companies) IoT products – comply with the requirements of ETSI 303 645 and…
Anna Marton
January 6, 2022