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The ELES company has been actively participating in the international project Defender for over a year. The aim of the project is to identify risks on critical energy infrastructure and services, to prepare the information environment for early detection of risks and for raising awareness among employees on measures for reducing risks.
The project involves partners that covers the entire energy system from electric power producers, transmission network operators, distribution network operators and end users.
ELES and its partners are currently preparing the scenarios for the pilot projects in which together we will examine different possibilities for early detection and prediction of existing threats posed mainly by network intrusion attempts. The project will focus on combined cyber-physical-human threats that are expected to become the most intrusive and frequent in the near future.
The pilot projects will also validate existing security processes and analyse information coming from different security systems and conclude if existing protective measures are able to detect and identify malicious activities.
In the next phase of the project we will develop and demonstrate how the Defender security framework will be able to appropriately manage different types of security threats in the most appropriate way.
The project that will last three years incorporates 18 partners from nine countries. The main source of funding is the European Horizon 2020 programme.
ELES, Ltd. respects your privacy and is committed to protecting personal data obtained through its online information system. Such personal data is safeguarded and shall not be shared with third parties, or used for other purposes, without your consent. The on-line information system also provides links to external websites not directly associated with our company, further to which ELES, Ltd. cannot assume responsibility for the protection of data in relation to such websites.
ELES, Ltd. undertakes to do all in its power to protect data and the privacy of visitors to its website.
ELES, Ltd. applies quality technical and organisational procedures in order to protect collected data, ensure appropriate use, prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, as well as maintain accuracy. Nevertheless, despite all its security measures and safety communication protocols, ELES, Ltd. cannot necessarily prevent the possible misuse of information illegally accessed by unauthorised third parties via the Internet.