Finland took part in Cyber Coalition 2017 exercise

Ministry of Defence 1.12.2017 13.43 | Published in English on 1.12.2017 at 13.50
Press release

Finland took part as a partner country in NATO's cyber defence exercise Cyber Coalition 2017 from 27 November to 1 December 2017.

Cyber Coalition tests international cooperation in responding to cyberspace incidents and detecting abnormal behaviour. In this year's exercise Finland had more cooperation than before with the other Nordic countries. The Finnish organisations participating in the exercise were the Ministry of Defence, Finnish Defence Forces, National Bureau of Investigation, National Cyber Security Centre Finland and JYVSECTEC/Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences.

Altogether 30 organisations from NATO allies and partner countries took part in Cyber Coalition 2017.

Inquiries: Harri Mäntylä, Chief Information Security Officer, Ministry of Defence, tel. +358 295 140480.