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"Chipkrise – wie Politik und Unternehmen gegensteuern"

May 17, 2022 | Computerwoche
With many billions of euros, European semiconductor production is to be revived. Lola Attenberger, researcher & project lead at the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, explains why this industrial policy makes sense.

"Russische Cybertruppen können westliche Sanktionen aushebeln"

April 21, 2022 | ZEIT Online
In Russia's attack on Ukraine, the Kremlin has so far made limited use of cyberattacks. But that could soon change, explains Sandro Gaycken, founding director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT.

"Truppe gegen digitale Angriffe: das Cyber-Rapid-Response-Team der EU"

April 14, 2022 | Deutschlandfunk
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, speaks about what could be expected from the EU Cyber Rapid Response Team during cyberattacks by Russia against EU countries.

"#Faktenfuchs: Angebliches BBC-Video über Kramatorsk ist Fake"

April 14, 2022 | BR24
Sandro Gaycken, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, shares his professional insights on a video circulating on the internet where Ukraine is blamed for the attack on the Kramatorsk railway station.

"Droht ein russischer Cyberkrieg gegen Deutschland?"

April 10, 2022 | Heise
Sandro Gaycken, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, explains why the German infrastructure is poorly prepared for possible Russian IT attacks and recommends bettering the defenses.

"Braucht Deutschland eine Cyberarmee?"

April 1, 2022 | Tagesschau
Sandro Gaycken, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, spoke with SWR in an interview about whether Germany needs a cyber army in light of the increased threat of cyber attacks.

"Intel kommt – und nun? Europas Aufholjagd bei den Chips fängt gerade erst an"

March 28, 2022 | Handelsblatt
Lola Attenberger, researcher at ESMT, on the European semiconductor industry and servicing its customers in order to avoid devastating supply bottlenecks.

"Die Bedrohung durch russische Cyber-Angriffe"

March 13, 2022 | WELT am Sonntag
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, explains the threat of Russian cyberattacks on Ukraine.

"Kyiv’s hackers seize their wartime moment"

March 10, 2022 | Politico
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, on how Ukrainian cyber experts put their skills to use retaliating against Moscow.

"Does the European Chips Act herald a new protective policy era?"

March 9, 2022 | ESMT Knowledge
Lola Attenberger, researcher at the Digital Society Institute (DSI), explores the protective industrial policy measures of the European Chips Act.

"Cyberattacks, Russia, and the changing face of war in the 21st century"

March 9, 2022 | Penn Today
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, shares her expertise in cybersecurity and how cyber methods are being utilized during the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

"The 5×5—What’s in a cyber strategy?"

February 28, 2022 | Atlantic Council
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, on cyber strategy and its specific niche in national cyber readiness, resilience, and policy coordination.

"U.S., European Allies Offer Ukraine Cyberdefense"

February 1, 2022 | Wall Street Journal
Providing support to a country after a major cyberattack is tricky since outside help can get in the way of domestic experts who know their technology systems best, explains Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT.

"Cybersicherheit ist längst Mainstream-Thema der europäischen Außenpolitik"

January 27, 2022 | Tagesspiegel Background
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, head of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT, explains more about executive education, cybersecurity on the supervisory board, and Russian cyber activities.

"govdigital ernennt Martin Schallbruch zum CEO"

January 14, 2022 | eGovernment Computing
Since January 2022, Martin Schallbruch, former director of the Digital Society Institute at ESMT Berlin, has been the new CEO of the nationwide cooperative govdigital.