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Telecom Italia, the only private player invited by the Ministry of Economic Development to represent Italy, October 4, 2012 and participated with the structures Risk Prevention & IT Security Governance and International Technical Security exercise Cyber​​-Europe-2012.

One of the most impressive exercises ever conducted in the world

25 participating nations and 4 observers, 339 organizations involved, 600 experts gathered for the analysis and contrast of an impressive and extensive DDoS attack.

For Telecom Italia it was a test in order to confirm the excellence of its experts, who are able to complete assigned tasks making Italy one of the best participating countries.

Once again we have seen how true it is that the connection between excellence and especially between the skills of the different people involved can really make a difference. For all  who were present at the event  it was a great satisfaction to see recognition of its expertise with certificates of appreciation and thanks from the national and international institutional player.

Collaboration is the best defense against new attacks

We put delicate and urgent issues to to the test - not only for Italy, but also, and increasingly in Europe - it also gave us the opportunity to make some interesting reflections on the activities, roles, organization, and more on the necessary collaboration to address cyber attack scenarios at the international level.

According to Neelie Kroes, EU Commissioner for the Digital Agenda: "[...] The collaboration is essential, given the increase in the scale and sophistication of cyber attacks. It aims to work together at European level to ensure that both the internet and other essential infrastructure continue to function".

A debrief to continue to improve

The experience does not end with the competition: much more important for the growth of structures Security will be part of the debrief on the performance, which will allow a better understanding of the strengths and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of law enforcement measures both nationally and internationally.