Consolidating state-run institutions responsible for cyber-security can concentrate expertise and avoid inefficient inter-institutional interaction issues, thus enabling faster decision-making and response time.
Estonia's president calls on state to develop cyber-security, cryptography capabilities after an earlier ID card crisis put half the population at risk of id theft.
In a bid to simulate the development of new cyber-security solutions that could be used to secure the country's infrastructure, Estonian Ministry of Defence is supporting the launch of a start-up accelerator, CyberNorth.
Estonian Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Urve Palo announces plans for the country to spend €117.5 million on developing cyber-security and e-state solutions over the next 4 years.
Slovakia is in the process of drafting its first cyber-security law which will address not only the security of finance and health but also critical utilities infrastructure.
The Polish government has drafted a new cyber-security strategy as part of plans to encourage growth.
Poland moves to unify cyber-security response and bolster its defences in the wake of Russian hybrid warfare against neighbouring Ukraine.