“Building up Cybersecurity Policies in the Visegrad Region: Which Cooperation?”, Federica Cristani (IIR, Czech Republic)

The Visegrad region has been the target of cyberattacks, both in the public and private sectors, in the last years. Cyberattacks raise a number of political and legal questions: which legal instruments protect the victims of cyberattacks? How do national governments cooperate among themselves in providing a common response to cyberattack? In this respect, the V4 offers a unique example of sub-regional cooperation in the cybersecurity sector, thanks to the Central European Cyber Security Platform. This reflection argues that such form of cooperation in cybersecurity issues may serve as an example on how to start a constructive dialogue on cybersecurity issues and shape coordinated legal and political responses.

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