European projects participation

INCIBE participates in European projects for the generation of tools, or provision of services aligned with the strategic lines of activity of the entity, focused of its target audiences.

It is also INCIBE's mission to support and promote the national cybersecurity sector. For this reason INCIBE supports those cybersecurity projects in European competitive calls led or participated by Spanish entities.

Project participation roles

INCIBE's european cybersecurity projects participation can take different roles depending on their involvement:

  • Coordinador or project leader: In those projects highly linked to INCIBE's business lines, and with a marked strategic interest.
  • Beneficiary. Acting mainly as a reference actor in cybersecurity, or as an end user mainly in Work Packages related to the definition of requirements, experimentation of the technological solution, or in the dissemination of project activities and results.
  • Advisor. Providing expert vision to guide project activities through reviews and recommendations of the deliverables produced.
  • Institutional support. In those projects considered of interest for the national cybersecurity sector, the agents responsible for cybersecurity or for society in general.

Expertise on European projects

ASASEC Advisory System Against Sexual Exploitation of Children2011 - 2014
(Coordinator)

ASASEC

ASASEC is an Innovative technology solution able to improve the technical means in the fight against child sexual abuse around the world.

The main user of this solution is the Technological Investigation Unit of the Police General Directorate in Spain. Nevertheless, its design and development facilitate reuse by other international Security Forces.

CloudCERT2012 - 2013
(Coordinator)

CloudCERT

An innovative technological solution which aims to bring a secure information sharing testbed framework in order to exercise unified coordination using same communication protocol standards for improving visibility of common threat awareness, vulnerabilities, advisories and alerts specific to CIP (Critical Infrastructure Protection)

SCADA LAB2012 - 2014
(Coordinator)

SCADA LAB

Coordinated by INCIBE with the objective of analyzing the security measures applied in ICS (Industrial Control Sistems) environments through an architecture divided into two main areas:

  • The Test-Bed Area is the target of the test, implemented as close as possible to a production system.
  • The Laboratory Area includes the hardware and software needed to launch a security assessment against a test-bed.
Advanced Cyber Defence Centre (ACDC)2013 - 2015
(Beneficiary)

Advanced Cyber Defence Centre (ACDC)

Is a complete set of solutions accessible online to mitigate on-going attacks and targeted both to end-users and to network operators. It also consolidates the data provided by various stakeholders (such as CERTs (Computer Emergency Response Team), LEAs (Law Enforcement Agencies) or ISPs (Internet Service Provider)) into a pool of knowledge, accessible through the ACDC central clearing house.

European Network for Cyber Security (NECS)2015 - 2019
(Associated Partner)

European Network for Cyber Security (NECS)

NECS addresses the training and development of a European talent pool to help implement and support the European Cyber-security strategy2 as highlighted in the EC’s Digital Agenda.

Internet Segura for Kids (IS4K)2016 - 2019
(Beneficiary)

Internet Segura for Kids (IS4K)

Internet Security Center for children in Spain promotes the safe and responsible use of the Internet and new technologies among children and adolescents. In line with the European BIK (Better Internet for Kids) strategy, is part of the pan-European network INSAFE of Internet Safety Centers.

Collaboration of INCIBE in project proposals

To suggest the participation of INCIBE in European project proposals, it is necessary to send a request to the e-mail address: e u p m o @ i n c i b e . e s providing the following information:

  • Financing program, call and topic.
  • Project title, description, objectives, scope and duration.
  • Partners and roles.
  • Relationship with the cybersecurity, justification and suitability of the participation of INCIBE.

INCIBE will analyze and evaluate the applications received, answering about the feasibility of the participation in the project.

Contact

For any other questions or additional information please contact us by sending an email to: e u p m o @ i n c i b e . e s