Enhancing digital security, privacy and trust in software

Duration: June 2021 - May 2024



Users often get exposed to security and privacy (S&P) threats when they use digital services for social networking, entertainment, banking, education, health, or home security. The factors behind digital S&P threats are numerous and interconnected, as a combined result of inappropriate software practices, bad user habits, and lack of regulatory enforcement and certification methods, among others. To define effective digital S&P policies and to establish a long-term vision, it is needed to have data, information, and a body of knowledge on privacy, data protection and the associated ethical, legal and socio-economic aspects. TRUST aWARE aims to address this situation by providing actionable intelligence and tools for the different connected stakeholders, to offer effective mechanisms to protect the freedom, security, and privacy of citizens, enhancing TRUST on SoftWARE, cybersafety, and EU’s market position.

TRUST aWARE will facilitate this by delivering:

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 101021377.
Published on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 Last Modified on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022