Europe Ramps Up Cyber Attack Testing With Second Simulated Pan-Europe DDoS

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http://techcrunch.com – 300 IT security professionals from across Europe are locking horns in a simulated cyber war exercise taking place today which — if it was a real attack — would be capable of disrupting services for millions of Europeans. The exercise, known as Cyber Europe 2012, is being run by ENISA: the European Network and Information Security Agency, and is part of ongoing efforts to bolster cyber crisis cooperation, preparedness and response across Europe. This is first Cyber Europe event to include participants from the private sector — specifically the finance sector, ISPs and eGo (IT news)