Spain’s Secretary of State Félix Sanz Roldán 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 Spain reaffirmed their commitment to cyber defence cooperation with the signature of the Memorandum of Understanding. The signature ceremony was held at NATO Headquarters, where NATO, represented by Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, Assistant Secretary General in his capacity as Chairman of the Cyber Defence Management Board (CDMB), co-signed with Spain’s Secretary of State Félix Sanz Roldán.
The two signatories exchanged views on the evolving cyber defence landscape facing both NATO and Spain, whilst highlighting the importance of enhanced information sharing and investment in cyber defence. Spain further elaborated on its national cyber security strategy and associated action plan.
This MOU aims to further improve cyber defence cooperation and assistance between NATO and the Spanish national cyber defence authorities. The Memorandum will enhance interoperability, facilitate information sharing and assistance, and improve cyber incident prevention, resilience and response capabilities.