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Use Case 1

Shielding the EU borders: Addressing and Mitigating Cyberattacks and Data Leaking in Ukraine

This Use Case deals with cybersecurity scenarios inspired by the Ukraine power grid hack incident in 2015.

The Ukranian cybersecurity incident on December 23, 2015, is the first publicly documented successful cyberattack against a national power grid, affecting 225,000 consumers for six hours. However, a similar attack threatens not only businesses and residents, but also the European freedom and security, by targeting governmental agencies or when leveraged in the context of wider conflicts on a global scaleInspired by the Ukrainian incident and the potential consequences, this use case deals with  different cybersecurity scenarios.