We all share a common interest in guaranteeing a free, safe and sound life in cyberspace. ENISA
firmly believes EU cyber cooperation is crucial to establishing a proficient and coherent approach
to Network and Information Security (NIS). This includes coordination throughout Europe as well
as worldwide in both the public and private sectors. In many ways, it is this global dimension that
distinguishes cyber security from what we have referred to in the past as information security. What
are the next steps to build stronger bridges and common ground in these ever-evolving cyber
scenarios? What are the EU institutions’, the private sector’s and the citizens’ next challenges in
responding to destructive digital assaults?