Munich Airport unveils new centre to fight cyber crime

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2018 01 31 – Click to read full article

PREVENTATIVE MEASURES: The Information Security Hub (ISH) will house a team of IT specialists who will work together with experts from the European aviation industry to develop strategies for defending against cyber attacks and new approaches to the fight against cybercrime

All of the facilities are equipped with computers, network hardware, cameras and projectors. With this equipment, a group can carry out realistic attacks on IT systems for training purposes, for example, with a second group assigned to take defensive measures.

ROOT CAUSE: the airport is the target of cyber attacks on a daily basis

there has been a massive increase in the number of cyber attacks on the IT systems of companies and public authorities in Germany in recent years