The 11th instalment in the series designed for military and national security decision makers focuses on ransomware including the cases of the Colonial Pipeline Attack, the ransomware attack against Irish Health Care and Ransomware & Cyber Insurance. The new CCDCOE report also highlights the Executive Order on Improving US Cybersecurity, UN´s Open-Ended Working Group and Programme of Action and Blockchain for Military Applications.
In 2020 the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE) launched a series of reports that highlight how threats, vulnerabilities and incidents in cyberspace can affect military organisations and their operations.
The primary audience for this series includes military decision makers at different levels of command. The selection of relevant news articles stems from the significance of the events from the perspective of the military, utilizing the CCDCOE’s multidisciplinary expertise and 360° approach to cyber defence.