Reference Guide for the Network and Information Security Directive, Second Version

08.05.23 08:57 AM By Frederik

It entered into force on 16 January 2023, and Member States now have 21 months, until 17 October 2024, to transpose its measures into national law.

To respond to the growing threats posed with digitalisation and the surge in cyber attacks, the Commission has submitted a proposal to replace the NIS Directive and thereby strengthen the security requirements, address the security of supply chains, streamline reporting obligations, and introduce more stringent supervisory measures and stricter enforcement requirements, including harmonised sanctions across the EU.