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LSEC - Leaders In Security

Welcome to LSEC, an internationally renowned Information security cluster, a not for profit organization that has the objective to promote Information Security and the expertise in BeNeLux and Europe. Founded by the University of Leuven (K.U. Leuven), supported by European Commission FP7 and leading a unique PAN European Private partnership that interacts with Public Institutions, LSEC connects security industry experts, research institutes and universities, government agencies, end users, funding bodies and technical experts who are driving national and European research agendas. LSEC activities aim to raise cyber security awareness, support innovation and competitiveness of the European IT- Security market and promote the visibility of its members.


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Strassbourg, July 5th 2016: LSEC is one of the Foundation Partners of a public - private partnership on cyber security, launched by the European Commission today. The partnership is expected to trigger €1.8 billion of investment by 2020, and is part of a series of new initiatives to better equip Europe against cyber-attacks and to strengthen the competitiveness of its cybersecurity sector.

On June 22nd the LSEC Annual Meeting took place in the beautiful historical setting of the Kasteel van Horst. Surrounded by water, trees and natural sounds and atmosphere, the LSEC members debated and reflected upon the challenges of IT Security managers, IT Security and Cyber Security for their organizations, the current offerings versus developments taking place within innovative companies. A joint call by ICT Security innovators Intrinsic-ID, Vasco Data Security, Unomaly and research organizations KU Leuven and IFIS was hailed by Laborelec Engie and the participants to have a participative user community in innovation developments. LSEC launched cybersecurity.vlaanderen and debated about its objectives and activities, security managers called for a quality label and consolidating the avaiable expertise in Belgium. Participants debated about their current it security needs and activities and whether the current solutions are in line, followed by a perspective on their near term future needs. Participants were stimulated to evaluate future cyber security scenario's based upon the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity.

https://www.leadersinsecurity.org/component/jevents/icalrepeat.detail/2016/06/22/154/-/lsec-annual-meeting-2016.html?Itemid=326

 

June 13th, industrial crypto and encryption revisited. During this thought provoking seminar in Leuven, LSEC organized at its Alma Mater a series of perspectives of the use of encryption technologies, by industry and in enterprise applications. Prof. Dr. Bart Preneel, world leader in crypto technologies presented a perspective on the capabilities of government institutions and administrations on eavesdropping, intentionally and accidentally. The call for more debate on European level on supervision and governance of administrations and intelligence services. European intelligence agencies are equally capable and guilty of spying on European companies as US Intelligence Services. An industry perspective on the use of blockchain and applications towards cybersecurity including their use by telecom operators to increase security capabilities. Sophos presented an enterprise-wide encryption solution, the Sophos Safeguard. Finally Intrinsic-ID presented industrial applications of secured IoT by means of physical identity functions. More information can be found at : 

https://www.leadersinsecurity.org/events/icalrepeat.detail/2016/06/13/177/-/leuven-ncrypt-2016-with-bart-preneel.html?filter_reset=1

 

May 11 - 13th, the High Level Cyber Security event, organised under the presidency of the Netherlands in Amsterdam was the closing event of the Cyber Security debates under the Dutch Presidency. Supervised and organised by the Ministry of Security and Justice, and presided by the NCSC, LSEC was invited by the Dutch Cyber Security Council to represent the Belgian Cyber Security Counci, an initiative by LSEC, Agoria, BELTUG, Febelfin, the Cyber Security Coalition and the Belgian CCB. For more information and background, published under EU.NL

http://english.eu2016.nl/documents/publications/2016/05/13/infographic-high-level-meeting-cyber-security

 

May 10th, LSEC and 3IF were invited at FHI in the Netherlands to inform recent challenges and developments in ict security for production companies in process industries and manufactuing all together. Together with partners Toreon and Sirris, a great debate and discussion on the current and future challenges for industrial automation. Thanks to our partners FHI. 
For more information and downloads, go the Cyber Security for production and machine construction

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