SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 04/2021

Towards a European interoperable cybersecurity standard

April 2021 | Markus A. Wischy

Key stakeholders from among European rail operators and solution providers (fig. 1) have been working together since 2016 to agree on the foundations for interoperable European cybersecurity in the rail automation domain. The X2Rail-1 and 3 research projects funded by the EU and industry (part of the Horizon 2020 EU innovation program) have provided guidance on the technical requirements and procedural methods for cybersecurity in rail automation systems. This is further facilitating the EU cybersecurity standardisation for ERA CCS TSI, UNISIG and EULYNX...