shutterstockEuropean Commission proposals for a strategy on cybercrime have come under fire before they have even been released.

The Commission is due to present its plan for a European Strategy for Internet Security on Wednesday, but Digital Agenda Commissioner Neelie Kroes has already said that under the proposals, EU member states will be asked to guarantee minimum capabilities to respond adequately to threats.

According to media reports, the plans could include forcing all companies that store large amounts of data, such as search engines, social networks, e-commerce sites and cloud service providers, to report data breaches or face sanctions such as fines.

EU’s Data Breach Cybercrime Proposals Draw Fire before Release | DFI News.

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