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Rathenau Institute: the government and private sector are not sufficiently protected from cyber threats

March 8, 2017

According to a report published by the Rathenau Institute, the current measures designed to protect the government and private sector from cyber threats are no longer adequate. Additional measures must be taken to combat the increasingly professional methods used by cybercriminals, cyber spies and hackers. Central government and high-tech companies are being systemically... Read more

Research team of the VU University Amsterdam presents attack method on ASLR

February 15, 2017

Researchers of the VU University Amsterdam have published their research on how an important security measure, Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR), can be circumvented by local applications. The research team developed a practical way to circumvent ASLR protection from multiple web browsers through the use of JavaScript. Read more

About the NCSC

The NCSC cooperates in enhancing the resilience of the Netherlands in the digital domain. Our goal is to realize a safe, open and stable information society by sharing knowledge, providing insight and proper perspectives for action.


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The National Cybersecurity Strategy

'Strenght through Cooperation' is the title of the National Cyber Security Strategy which has been established by the Dutch cabinet. The strategy embodies an integral cyber security aproach by government, business and science.

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