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The Dutch
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HSD Partner COVID-19 Initiatives

Daily lives of people, organisations and governments have been affected since the outbreak of COVID-19. In the world, Europe and also in the Netherlands great initiatives are set up. Also HSD partners contribute and join forces in some unexpected ways to help. Underneath an overview of the initiatives of some of our partners.

Tech Against Corona Initiative: Dutch Tech Companies Help Government

Tech Against Corona Initiative: Dutch Tech Companies Help Government

KPN, the Ministery of Defence/EZK/J&V, Compumatica, Cybersprint, PublicSonar and Startpage have joined the initiative The 'Tech against Corona' Initiative of Dutch tech companies. The initiative offers free support in the fight against the corona virus.

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We Help Hospitals

We Help Hospitals

Cyber security experts have united in the 'We Help Hospitals' coalition to protect Dutch healthcare institutions free of charge against digital attacks in times of the corona crisis. Partners Audittrail, ING, Tesorion, Cisco, Guardian 360, Compumatica, KPN, MKB Cyberadvies Nederland, Nixu, Hudson Cybertec, CGI, Deloitte Nederland, DataExpert, Securify, SecureMe2 and Secura, have joined the initiative.

Read the article New Cyber coalition helps hospitals with cyber incidents 

Also read the article Tientallen bedrijven bieden gratis hulp voor ziekenhuizen in strijd tegen hackers

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Resilience Right Now Challenge

Resilience Right Now Challenge

WordStartup and Impact City, have joined forces to create a thriving community of professionals creating concrete solutions for our new reality. Aim is to unite the unique capabilities and resources of businesses, governments, universities, startups, scale-ups, investors and many others, to co-create the most needed solutions for today's challenges caused by the Corona virus, and foster resilience in our cities. Join the Resilience Right Now and Submit your Challenge!

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Cybersecurity Toolkit for Healthcare

Cybersecurity Toolkit for Healthcare

To help to solve and get an overview of cyber incidents the Dutch Security TechFund (TIIN Capital B.V.) has developed a Cybersecurity Toolkit for the Healthcare branche together with the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) and The Hague Security Delta.

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Thales Helps with the War against the Virus

Thales Helps with the War against the Virus

System specialist Thales developed a virtual radar that will help to fight against the Corona virus. This radar picks up information from all sectors related to the crisis and can therefore show how the Netherlands is doing on different levels. The plan is for TNO to interpret the data of the radar. 

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Students against Corona

Students against Corona

Students of the Master study Crisis Management and other students of the University Leiden offer to help out in crisis organisations with their website Students against Corona.

 

Also read this article!

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Brains4Corona

Brains4Corona

To combat the effects of the coronavirus, TNO have set up a special ‘Brains4corona-team’ to coordinate several projects. In the first few weeks already 79 projects have been initiated. Initiatives vary from Phishing-detection during the corona crisis, re-use of mouth caps to an international COVID-19 passport. 

 

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KVK/Coronaloket and Guide for affected organisations

KVK/Coronaloket and Guide for affected organisations

VNO-NCW, MKB Nederland and the Chamber of Commerce (KVK) have joint forces and made a guide for organisations that financially have been affected by the Corona Virus. Also you can call 0800 - 21 17 or go to kvk.nl/corona of the Chamber of Commerce

 

Also via the Chamber of Commerce you can find information and answers around recent questions by entrepreneurs. You can find them pdfhere in the latest newsletter and at businessgov.nl

 

 

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PANDEMIC-RELATED DOMAINS LIST

PANDEMIC-RELATED DOMAINS LIST

Cybersprint is sharing their latest research, containing a list of dodgy Corona-related domains you can use for blacklisting purposes. You can download the complete list from their website. Both the list as well as the information will be updated frequently.
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Collaboration FOX-IT in Healthcare Z-CERT

Collaboration FOX-IT in Healthcare Z-CERT

Fox-IT collaborates with the cybersecurity center of expertise in Healthcare Z-CERT – and where possible supported by the Nationaal Cyber Security Centrum – giving a helping hand to hospitals. Starting from Thursday 2 April Fox-IT provides free updated threat information to hospitals, about hackers targeting with ransomware attacks.

https://www.thehaguesecuritydelta.com/news/newsitem/1540-more-attention-to-the-cybersecurity-of-hospitals

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Play it Safe Corona Prevention Game

Play it Safe Corona Prevention Game

Belgium colleagues in the security domain brought the Play it Safe Corona prevention game under the attention of the HSD Community. This serious game is shared in Belgium by Federal and local government, security institutions, Association of Cities and Municipalities and Associations of Colleges.

Play the Play it Safe Corona prevention game now and learn how we can defeat the Corona Virus together!

 

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Students helping Pupils

Students helping Pupils

Tesorion is partner of the initiative “Students helping Pupils”. In this project tutoring and study guidance are facilitated for pupils by students. Al this is happening under the motto: Even though the schools are closed, every student deserves good guidance on his/her schoolwork.

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Europol part of global operation leading to seizures, arrests

Europol part of global operation leading to seizures, arrests

Europol is part of a global operation that led to seizures, arrests. The European Union’s law enforcement arm helped spearhead a global crackdown on gangsters peddling a “staggering amount” of fake products online linked to the Covid-19 virus, according to EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. Europol, which coordinates the fight against organized crime in the 27-nation EU, was part of an operation in which more than 4.4 million units of illicit pharmaceuticals were seized, 37 organized-crime groups were dismantled, and 121 arrests were made. https://www.europol.europa.eu/newsroom

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Simplifying COVID19 Patient Protocol for Hospital del Mar (Barcelona)

Simplifying COVID19 Patient Protocol for Hospital del Mar (Barcelona)

As a pilot, Iristrace is currently simplifying a Patient Protocol for COVID19 at the Hospital del Mar in Barcelona. With the high volume of cases, there is absolutely no time for complicated procedures. Doctors need real time visibility of available beds and key patient stats across the entire hospital. Iristrace has readied its platform to support healthcare professionals at the hospital.  

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Triage Facility for OLVG

Triage Facility for OLVG

MedicomZes (part of VolkerWessels enterprise Visser & Smit Bouw bv) and her partners have built a triage facility in a few days for the hospital OLVG. For the UMCG they are building internal with the highest urgency a Corona outpatient clinic and in the VUmc / AMC - Academisch Medisch Centrum eand the Antoni van Leeuwenhoek they are setting up emergency services.

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Complimentary BCP Endpoint Defense Package

Complimentary BCP Endpoint Defense Package

ReaQta have pooled a team of volunteers, from both internal staff and their partners network, to assemble a BCP Endpoint Defense Package (BCP Package) to help companies secure their remote endpoints.

The BCP Package is a 4-month free coverage available to all healthcare providers and qualified companies, and easily deployable within minutes. This free package consists of the ReaQta-Hive licenses and Managed Detection & Response services.

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IT Security desk

IT Security desk

An IT security desk for organisations in Haarlem and region has opened by The Municipality of Haarlem and Navaio IT Security for IT issues. https://www.linkedin.com/posts/navaio_nhradio-haarlem-security-activity-6655752764418859008-lQl7

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Work at Home Quiz

Work at Home Quiz

For more awareness around cyber risks at the Home Office floor, FOX-IT developed the Work at Home Quiz

 

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Webex for our Kids

Webex for our Kids

To support teachers, schools and youth organisations with teaching from a distance and to keep contact with school students, Cisco and IBM have taken the initiative for ‘Webex for our Kids’. This initiative gives schools free access to the Cisco Webex with support from IBM to use the system. The offer is for schools in several European countries, among others The Netherlands.

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Milvum offering space to gewoonmensen.nl

Milvum offering space to gewoonmensen.nl

Milvum has offered space to www.gewoonmensen.nl An initiative by two students from The Hague, who are mobilising volunteers to help people in need during the Corona crisis.

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800.000 mouth caps donated to the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport.

800.000 mouth caps donated to the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport.

Huawei Netherlands donated 800.000 mouth caps to the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport. The first 200.000 mouth caps arrived in the last week of March. Minister Hugo de Jonge has received the mouth caps at the Erasmus MC in Rotterdam.

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Free course for governments, organisations and self-employed: cyber hygiene and working at home

Free course for governments, organisations and self-employed: cyber hygiene and working at home

A free course in reference to cyber hygiene and working at home has been offered by CybExer Technologies for governments, organisations and self-employed. The course is to help more awareness grow, showing safety behaviour on the internet. The course is offered in 13 languages. The course is for the individual end user of IT systems but is also useful to private users.

 

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Everbridge offers communication platform for (lower) governments.

Everbridge offers communication platform for (lower) governments.

In relation to crisis management partner Everbridge offered a communication platform to (lower) governments. This platform is safe, scale able and quickly deployable for professionals and citizens. See the video Major Cities Launch Coronavirus Alerts to Keep Residents Safe & Informed. 

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Up to 12 months of FREE enterprise grade security for ALL healthcare organizations

Up to 12 months of FREE enterprise grade security for ALL healthcare organizations

In effort to make a contribution defending cybercriminals during this Corona pandemic, Bitdefender offers their Enterprise security solution free until 31 June for all organisations in the healthcare sector. After an evaluation of the healthcare institutions this offer can maybe be prolonged with 12 months. Also read their article Cybercriminelen misbruiken wereldwijde Corona-pandemie

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6 month free security product Trend Micro™ Maximum Security

6 month free security product Trend Micro™ Maximum Security

In collaboration with Trend Micro a 6 month free security product Trend Micro™ Maximum Security is offered with no obligations for laptops of organisations and their employees working at home. More info? Visit KPN website!

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