New EU sanctions regime for cyber-attacks


On 17 May 2019, the EU adopted a new sanctions regime to deter and respond to cyber-attacks through the possible imposition of various restrictive measures (i.e., asset-freezing measures and travel bans) against the perpetrators of such attacks. The new sanctions regime is set out in Council Regulation 2019/796 and Council Decision 2019/79. To read more: Click here