From stricter reporting rules to a new cyber threat hub, the EU is upgrading its cybersecurity law

European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, as the EU strengthens its cybersecurity legislation.

“We need to act to make our businesses, governments and society more resilient to hostile cyber operations,” an EU official said. Image: REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo

Spencer Feingold
Digital Editor, World Economic Forum
Filipe Beato
Lead, Centre for Cybersecurity, World Economic Forum
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European Commission vice-presidents Margaritis Schinas and Josep Borrell, and EU Commissioner for Internal Market Thierry Breton attend a news conference on the EU's cybersecurity strategy, in Brussels, Belgium December 16, 2020. Kenzo Tribouillard/Pool via REUTERS
Top European Commission officials speak on the EU's cybersecurity strategy in Brussels in 2020. Image: REUTERS
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