COCO ELAN news 2012 Cybersecurity Demostration Center Fromm
Fraunhofer FOKUS

Opening of Cyber Security Demonstration Center

News from May 15, 2012

Fraunhofer FOKUS and CSC open in Berlin in collaboration with HP, EMC / RSA, McAfee and Sourcefire the first Cyber Security Demonstration Center. The partners test in simulated attack scenarios how cyber attacks can be prevented. Fraunhofer FOKUS offers a complex IT infrastructure to ensure a holistic and integrated approach and to provide a versatile testbed.

The world cannot be imagined anymore without networked systems – although there is no adequate security for them yet. Increasing data, a high demand for security and availability of content and society’s dependence on networked systems is today’s challenge politics, economy and science are facing. In order to overcome those difficulties, all involved players need to work together. To take up this challenge, CSC, HP, FOKUS as well as EMC/RSA, McAfee and Sourcefire will be cooperating in the context of the demonstration center.