In today's ever-changing regulatory landscape, financial organizations in The Netherlands prioritize compliance with regulations set out by De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB). For several years, DNB has been investigating the quality of information security and cybersecurity within the financial sector in the Netherlands. DNB has been doing this since 2010 based on periodic self-assessments carried out by the institutions under DNB’s supervision. As a guide for completing these self-assessments, DNB has indicated in the 'Good Practice Information Security' what they focus on during their investigations.
At the end of August, 500 cybersecurity professionals from three different businesses, Nixu Corporation, DNV, and Applied Risk, came together at Nixucon23 in Helsinki for the first time. This marks the beginning of a journey to become a combined and leading European cybersecurity business. As the joint journey for these three companies is just about to start, it was evident that the air was full of excitement, curiosity, and warmth in all encounters during these two days. What was it then like for a visitor at Nixucon? Read further and take a sneak peek at what these three companies are about to build: NEXTOPIA.