Interview Ambassador Ducaru on NATO Cyber Defence

Amb. Sorin Ducaru, Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges at NATO, discusses the alliance’s cyber priorities, strategy and efforts including the NATO Industry Cyber Partnership (NICP) during a June 26, 2017, interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

NATO and Lithuania strengthen their commitment to cyber defence cooperation

Lithuania’s Viceminister of National Defence Edvinas Kerza, and Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cyber defence cooperation. NATO and Lithuania reaffirmed their commitment to cyber defence cooperation with the signature of a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU was signed on…

NCI Agency Holds Third Threat Vector Analysis Workshop

NCI Agency and Industry experts have stepped up their collaboration aimed at improving our defences against cyber threats. As part of this ongoing cooperation, Agency and Industry representatives held a cyber Threat Vector Analysis workshop which was hosted by Fortinet in Valbonne, France on August 23, 2016. Building upon previous challenges This workshop focused on…

Portugal puts new MoU on Cyber Defence into force

On 14 July, the Government of Portugal and NATO signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) concerning cooperation on Cyber Defence which will foster information exchange, including on cyber threats and sharing of best practices. The signature ceremony was held at NATO Headquarters where NATO, represented by Assistant Secretary General Ambassador Sorin Ducaru in his capacity as…

Hungary signs new MoU on cyber defence cooperation

On 9 July, the Government of Hungary signed the new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cyber defence cooperation with NATO. The signature ceremony between NATO, represented by Assistant Secretary General Ambassador Sorin Ducaru in his capacity as the Chairman of the Cyber Defence Management Board (CDMB), and Hungary, represented by Péter Siklósi, Deputy State Secretary for…

NATO and Cyber: Time to Raise our Game

Op-Ed titled: “NATO and Cyber: Time to Raise our Game” by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was published by DefenseNews on 8 July 2016 We may not see it but, in the realm of cyberspace, our countries are under attack every single day. A few years ago it was cyber-attacks on financial institutions that made the headlines. Today, it…

Cyber innovation – from Wales to Warsaw

  “If you look at history, innovation doesn’t come just from giving people incentives; it comes from creating environments where their ideas can connect” – Steven Johnson. Almost two years since its inception, the NATO Industry Cyber Partnership (NICP) has enabled NATO to mainstream and enhance industry engagement across a number of initiatives on cyber…