Conducting the Ukrainian Cyber Exercise

by Olha Povaliaieva
Saturday, January 22, 2022
Conducting the Ukrainian Cyber Exercise

At the meeting of the National cyber security coordination center, considered the implementation of a cyber exercise within 2-3 months

With the transition of the world and Ukraine in particular into the digital world, it is important to know how to protect data. The Ukrainian Ministry of digital transformation also agrees with this" rel="dofollow">idea. Therefore, it was decided to prepare everything necessary for a cybersecurity exercise at the last meeting. Among them is training, which starts in the spring. 

The minister of digital transformation, Mykhailo Fedorov, noted the importance of enhancing the coordination of cybersecurity actors and drew attention to the need to improve the cybersecurity of basic government registries.

"We should use and hold weekly meetings as a standing working group of experts to address urgent cyber-threats issues, with two to three months of tentative time to conduct joint cyber exercises," noted Mykhailo Fedorov.

It is not yet known what such exercises will involve.

In early December last year, the National cybersecurity coordination center of the national security and defense council already conducted the first cyber exercise in Ukraine. Also, the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, is preparing for a meeting of representatives of all the countries of the North Atlantic Alliance. Guests from other countries will come to Ukraine for a large-scale cyber exercise in the first half of 2022.

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