Comments on EU Security of Network and Information Systems

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 9:45am

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce welcomes the opportunity to provide comments on the European Commission’s (“Commission” consultation of the revision of the Directive (EU) 2016/1148 concerning measures for a common, high-level of security of network and information systems across the Union (“NIS Directive” or “the Directive”) aimed at fulfilling the Commission’s

We appreciate the Commission’s willingness to consult with industry throughout the process. The Chamber believes that considering industry voices strengthens the result. Our goal is to foster a more resilient ecosystem through the creation of industry-led, market-based cybersecurity solutions. We strongly believe that a multi-stakeholder approach to cybersecurity is the most effective way to encourage economic activity while ensuring the digital infrastructure’s security.