NEWSLETTER | January – Eanáir 2021

cyber ireland get involved

All Cyber Ireland’s activities are developed by the cluster members for the Cyber Security community. We’re looking for volunteers to join the cluster’s activities in 2021 and have a number of opportunities for you to contribute to, from Speaking Opportunities, Career Promotion to Schools, an SME Sub-committee and much more. If you are interested, please … Read more

Merry Christmas from Cyber Ireland

Merry Christmas

Thank you Cluster Members & Supporters In what has been a challenging year, we would like to thank the Cyber Ireland members and supports, who dedicate your time and expertise, attend events, and share our activities. We have achieved much in 2020 and look forward to 2021 with optimism. Membership: We launched a Membership Model in … Read more

NEWSLETTER | December – Nollaig 2020

Welcome to Cyber Ireland’s New Members! Thank you to all the companies that have signed up for cluster membership for 2020/2021.  You can find an updated list of our members for 2020 – 2021, as well as details on joining for new members, on our Membership Page. Recent Events North-West Chapter Event: We had a very … Read more

CyberSkills Project: an Overview

Cyber Skills

CIT is the lead partner Cyber-Skills, a project that has been awarded €8.1 million under the Higher Education Authority (HEA) Human Capital Initiative (HCI) Pillar 3 scheme. The project aims to address the global shortage of cybersecurity professionals and Cyber-Skills has been designed to enhance Ireland’s competitiveness in this context. Ireland’s National Cybersecurity Strategy stresses … Read more

Threat Intelligence Series: From Hero to Zero. Session 2.

TI Series

Session 2: Developing your TI Strategy The Cyber Ireland Threat Intel Group aims to Build the expertise within the Cyber Ireland community to develop Threat Intelligence capabilities through sharing of knowledge and experiences at a strategic level. The Threat Intel Group has organised a series of short (30 minute) webinars exploring TI and sharing from … Read more

NEWSLETTER | November – Samhain 2020

Join the Mission A special thank you to all of the companies, academic institutes and government agencies who have committed to supporting Cyber Ireland’s mission for the coming year through our membership model. Your contribution shows the value of our activates and our objectives for the cyber security cluster. You can find an updated list … Read more

North West Chapter Launch

by Paul Brady, Veronica Rogers, John McGarvey, Cian Collins (North-West Chapter Leads). On the 5th November the Cyber Ireland North-West Chapter was successfully launched to provide a regional forum for the Cyber Security community and link with Cyber Ireland’s national activities. There were over a hundred attendees at the virtual event which is a great … Read more

Cyber Assistance Scheme

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By Ian Roe, Cyber Security Specialist at Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications Covid-19 has and is challenging society to adapt and respond in order to mitigate the virus. Our Health and Social Care Services have and will continue to lead the way in driving the public health response to COVID-19. The Health Sector in Ireland … Read more

Threat Intelligence Series: From Zero to Hero. Session 1.

Session 1: Threat Intell and Mitre Att&ck 101 Background to the “TI Series: From Zero to Hero” 1st Meeting. Threat Intel & Sharing – South Chapter Best Practices (9th September) Threat intelligence (TI) is becoming increasingly important for organisations and a popular feature in cyber security programs. We ran our first Threat Intel Webinar on … Read more