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    Members & Partners

    ENCS uses its network in academia, government and business to provide cyber security counsel dedicated to the needs of DSOs
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    Enexis Case Study: Procuring Secure Systems

    Read how to ensure procurement of cyber secure systems in distribution automation domain
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    Training & Education

    ENCS teaches the essentials of cyber security for Smart Grids and ICS
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    Critical Infrastructure Security Research

    Focus on solving cyber security challenges in the development and operation of energy grids
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Welcome to the European Network for Cyber Security

Collaboration Projects

By facilitating the collaboration between our members and partners, ENCS covers a range of capabilities from defining technical security requirements in procurement, evaluation of protocols or assisting in the resolution of identified vulnerabilities.

Security Testing

The ENCS test lab helps to validate that security measures have been implemented correctly. Both components and complete systems can be tested.


ENCS created it’s own Red Team – Blue Team Training, to train others in securing their critical infrastructure systems.

Information & Knowledge sharing

Part of the mission of ENCS is to bring together critical infrastructure stake owners and security experts to work together in order to deploy secure European critical energy grids that meet today’s challenges.


Kärnten Netz GmbH procures secure smart meters using ENCS’ cybersecurity expertise!

The Hague, the Netherlands – March 14th 2017 – Kärnten Netz GmbH, an Austrian electricity distribution company operating in the Carinthian region, has successfully procured 300,000 smart meters using European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS)-authored requirements to enable a smoother process and ensure the best possible cyber security. Due to


Annual General Assembly meeting a success!

On February 7th 2017 ENCS held its annual General Assembly meeting in Amsterdam, assessing progress in 2016 and looking forward to the year ahead.  ENCS had a very successful past year, doubling the number of DSO members and seeing a broad adoption of ENCS security requirements across the member community and standardization groups.   ENCS tested more than 30 different meters and


Successful Red Team – Blue Team Training at E.ON

ENCS has successfully completed the first Red Team Blue Team Training this year. E.ON participants coming from across Europe were trained to mitigate cyber-attacks. They learned how hackers operate and how to use security monitoring tools to allow them to respond quickly to any potential attacks and protect the critical

European Network for Cyber Security

Safeguarding Critical Infrastructure

About Us

The European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS) is a non-profit organization that brings together critical infrastructure stakeholders and security experts to deploy secure European critical energy grids and infrastructure. Founded in 2012, ENCS has dedicated researchers and test specialists who work with members and partners on applied research, defining technical security requirements, component and end-to-end testing, as well as education & training. ENCS uses its network in academia, government and business to provide cyber security solutions and counsel dedicated to the needs of national Distribution System Operators (DSO) and regulators.

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