f society announces its participation in the National Military Exercise “PANOPTIS 2021“. The event held by the Cyber Defense Directorate (CBD) of Hellenic National Defence General Staff (HNDGS) took place from 18 – 22 October 2021.
More than 350 participants from 70 organizations and the Armed Forces from all over the country participated in the “PANOPTIS 2021” Military Exercise.
The participants took part in cyber-attack procedures at a National level and detection and treatment of various cyber security incidents. The detection covered both individual and larger-scale incidents, which required a coordinated response at multiple levels.
The scenarios in question included several cyber defense issues.
In particular, they included:
- virulence software analysis,
- digital investigation of evidence in different computer operating systems,
- mobile phones and routers,
- control of vulnerabilities in internet and web applications,
- detection and analysis of network infrastructure breaches.
The coordination of “PANOPTIS” Exercises is one of the actions taken by the HNDGS for the effective treatment of the security challenges and threats that have arisen from the rapid development of cyberwar.
With its specialized personnel in information systems security, our company had active participation in analyzing cyber incident situations. Specifically, our team was involved in the treatment and analysis of trojan horse, ransomware, traffic, network, and domain analysis.
We had the honor to contribute with our proposals to formulate the final text of the Cyber-Attack Plan prepared by the Hellenic National Defence General Staff.
For the resolution of the scenarios, our team used tools and open source applications indicated by the HNDGS and the special tools our company has developed and operated.
f society intends to expand its participating in the “PANOPTIS” military exercises.
Special thanks to the Cyber Defense Directorate of HNDGS, its Director Captain, Mr. Spyridon Papageorgiou, and everyone who contributed to such a successful exercise.