Finland took part in Cyber Coalition 2019 exercise

Ministry of Defence 5.12.2019 14.00
Press release

Finland participated as a partner country in NATO's Cyber Coalition 2019 exercise. Held in Tartu on 2 to 6 December, the exercise is an annual event that was organised for the ninth time.

In addition to NATO and the EU, 27 NATO member countries took part as well as a number of partner countries.

The purpose of the cyber defence exercise was to strengthen international and national cooperation and interoperability to respond to various cyber incidents. Finland was represented by the Ministry of Defence and the Defence Forces that were supported by cooperating authorities.

Inquiries: Harri Mäntylä, Chief Information Security Officer, Ministry of Defence, tel. +358 295 140 480, and Ilkka Ojala, Senior Specialist, tel. +358 295 140 604.