Today the European Commission (EC) has recommended a set of operational steps and measures to ensure a high level of cybersecurity of 5G networks across the EU.
The EC has recommended a series of operational steps and measures aimed at ensuring a high level of security of 5G networks across the EU including:
- legislative and policy measures designed to protect the nations’ economies, societies and democratic systems;
- recommendation that each member state complete a national risk assessment of 5G network infrastructures by the end of June; and
- urging member states to update their respective security requirements for network providers and include conditions for ensuring the security of public networks, especially when granting 5G spectrum licenses.