The EU Cybersecurity Certification Framework (deepdive)

Track: Governance
Technical level
Time: 14:40
Yangtze

The European Cybersecurity Certification Framework is a Framework of cybersecurity certification schemes that aims to encourage cybersecurity and enhance the level of cybersecurity for ICT products, ICT services and ICT processes in the Union for the purpose of generating a single digital market.
The aim is to increase trust in and at the same time enhance cyber resilience of ICT products, ICT services and ICT processes by providing the opportunity to market players to demonstrate that they meet certain cybersecurity requirements commensurate with the level of risk associated with their intended use. The Framework will be consisting of a set of coherent horizontal and sectoral cybersecurity certification schemes that can be used in a modular way and are closely related to each other.

In the deep-dive session the team of experts of the EU Agency for cybersecurity will present:

  • The legal and policy background of this Framework;
  • The model and mechanism in how this Framework will be build and maintained;
  • The current state of play of the first schemes that are under development;
  • For each of the schemes we will provide a condensed but clear and comprehensive overview of their purpose, how they are built and provide you with the main content elements;
  • Explain why cybersecurity certification is a quality and trust enhancing tool for ICT products, ICT services and ICT processes.

The take a way’s from this deep-dive session are:

  • You have a good overview of the upcoming cybersecurity certification developments within the European
    Union;
  • You have a good insight of how the Framework will work;
  • You have a first insight in what ICT products, ICT services and ICT processes are involved and are likely to be
    involved in the future;
  • You have a good insight in the state of play of the current schemes under development;
  • You have a ‘high-over’ understanding of the main elements and processes of the schemes under development
    and how these contribute to cybersecurity in general;
  • You know the added value of cybersecurity certification and their future impact on the European Market.
Speakers in this session
Lead Certification Expert at ENISA, the European cybersecurity agency
Head of Sector Cybersecurity Certification
Head of Unit Market, Certification & Standardisation, ENISA
EU Legal Officer cybersecurity, EU Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA)
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