European digital leadership strictly depends on enforcing security. This is the key message in ETNO’s first 2018 Position Paper on the EU Cybersecurity package, which comes as the EU institutions speed up the policy and legislative debate around this key challenge.
While telcos have a long-standing experience in providing trusted security standards and in preventing data breaches, cybersecurity is a shared responsibility of all actors in the value-chain. With the industrial internet, IoT and 5G coming up, intense collaboration and co-dependence in the digital ecosystem will be the norm.
Read ETNO’s first 2018 Position Paper on the EU Cybersecurity package here.
In the interview, Medina Malo expresses his views and concerns regarding the future of telcos and its enablers. Moreover, he has 2 key messages to EU regulators.
Foster believes that we should clearly be “enthusiastic” about the digital future but some risks should be taken into account, when looking ahead.
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It's quite difficult for people to distinguish between more & less secure smart gadgets. We think that consumers should be better informed about #cybersecurity of products & services http://bit.ly/2kxFCdg #IoT #CES2018 Link to tweet
Big week ahead; back in the office with the team @TeliaCompany. Planning in full swing for our @wef presence @ #Davos18. Getting to grips with @ETNOAssociation agenda for Q1. Lots of outreach, meetings and planning. Exciting weeks to come. Link to tweet
ETNO has been the voice of Europe’s telecommunications network operators since 1992 and has become the principal policy group for European electronic communications network operators. Its 41 members and observers from Europe and beyond are the backbone of Europe’s digital progress. They are the main drivers of broadband and are committed to its continual growth in Europe. ETNO brings together the main investors in innovative and high-quality e-communications platforms and services, representing 60% of total sector investment.