• Cyber - Security


SPEAR aims at a) detecting and responding to cyber-attacks using new technologies and capabilities, b) detecting threat and anomalies timely, c) developing all-in-one security detection solutions, d) leveraging advanced forensics subject to privacy preserving, e) confronting Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) and targeted attacks in smart grids, f) increasing the resilience of the smart grid innovation, g) alleviating the lack of trust in smart grid operators and h) empowering EU-wide consensus. ED is responsible to specify a privacy-preserving framework and a set of privacy-by-design guidelines, to ensure that necessary forensic information can be collected to provide a detailed forensic report that can used as legal evidence in court, towards the attribution of cyber attackers.