Towards a better understanding of the impact of emerging ICT on the safety and security of the Citizen: Digital Citizen Security - a programmatic approach
2011 (English)In: Proceedings of the First SysSec Workshop - SysSec 2011, Amsterdam, 2011, 84-87 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission has taken initiative to investigate, assess and forecast issues of the exploitation of digitalized personal data of citizens in our forthcoming digital society. It responds that way to some of the key challenges put forward in the Communication from the Commission “Europe 2020” and to one of its flagship initiatives, the "A Digital Agenda for Europe". The issues addressed are namely Trust and Security, a vibrant digital single market through building digital confidence and ICT-enabled benefits for the EU society and Intelligent Transport Systems for safer, more secure and more efficient transport and better mobility in Europe. The paper describes the current organization and the research roadmap of the Traceability and Vulnerability Assessment Unit  of the JRC and its partners. It illustrates the unit’s objectives for the coming years and into the European Unions 8th Research Framework program in respect to the digital security of citizens.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Amsterdam, 2011. 84-87 p.
Digital Agenda, Digital Trace, European Commission, Data Protection, Intelligent Transport Systems, Joint Research Centre, Vulnerability Analysis, Video Surveillance, Profiling, Security, Trust
Engineering and Technology
Research subject SRA - ICT
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-107750ISBN: 978-0-7695-4530-1OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-107750DiVA: diva2:577881
QC 201301102013-01-102012-12-172013-01-10Bibliographically approved