New deliverable

The CIPSEC Consortium has released deliverable D4.2, entitled "System ready for validation activities". This document reports the efforts done to make sure that everything works correctly in the three deployments done in the respective pilots. In addition, the list of tests to perform in the pilots is updated and enlarged. Finally, the three pilots provide some feedback regarding the deployment process pointing out some suggestions for improvement, with the solution providers eventually providing answers on how to achieve such improvements

CIPSEC presented at the SAINT Workshop

The SAINT workshop gathered representatives of several EU projects in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy. It took place in Athens, at the premises of NCSR Demokritos. CIPSEC was presented by Manos Athanatos (FORTH) in a nice talk that attracted the interest of the audience. The workshop was a good opportunity for the exchange of knowledge and ideas and boost synergies among projects.
The details of the presentation given can be found in the link below

CIPSEC Project presented at the 54th TF-CSIRT meeting

The 54th TF-CSIRT meeting took place on 24th and 25th May in Warsaw, Poland, kindly hosted by CERT-OPL and CERT.PL. During this meeting, and in the context of a presentation of the involvement of FORTH in different cooperation projects, Panos Chatziadam provided a quick overview of the CIPSEC project, presenting what the project is about, the main challenges and goals and the outcomes obtained for the time being. The presentation raised big interest in the audience, what permitted to increase the impact of CIPSEC outside the Consortium.

New deliverables

The CIPSEC Consortium has released 10 new Deliverables, corresponding to the April 2018 milestone, upon conclusion of the second year of the project. These deliverables have been added to the CIPSEC website. A brief description of each deliverable is provided below:

Summary of CIPSEC Clustering Workshop

As part of the activities programmed with Advisory Board members, on May 8th 2018 the CIPSEC project organized a clustering workshop where a series of innovation projects addressing topics relevant for CIPSEC were invited. The representatives of such projects offered illustrative talks about the ambition and outcomes of their projects, leading to a fruitful exchange of ideas within the audience, who showed high interest and actively participated during the whole session. The projects presented during the event were the following:

CIPSEC Fifth General Assembly in Athens

Hosted by AEGIS the CIPSEC Consortium was holding a general assembly in the city of Athens (Greece) on February 21st-22nd 2018.
After planning the procedure to develop the CIPSEC components in the pilots? infrastructure, the meeting has focused on the execution of such deployments, and several technical discussions took place to clear up all the doubts before actually starting the deployments. In addition, another important topic of discussion has been the strategy to adopt for the testing activities, which are the core of the recently started WP4