An Overview of R&D Activities in Europe on Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP)

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4347)


In recent years there has been an increasing R&D interest in critical infrastructures and their protection. However, this represents a still very immature field of research with very fuzzy and confused boundaries. This paper reports an initial overview of R&D activities in Europe on this topic to illustrate the state of art and to emphasize the major areas of research but also to identify the most relevant lacks.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ENEA 
  2. 2.TNO Defence, Security and Safety 
  3. 3.Complex Systems & Security LabUniversità CAMPUS Bio-Medico 

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