The adoption of the Law Decree 82/2021 has redesigned the national cybersecurity architecture through the establishment of the National Cybersecurity Agency (ACN) to protect the national cyberspace.
The ACN is the national cybersecurity authority and guarantees the coordination of all public stakeholders as a single cybersecurity interface.
With the main goal of sustaining the digital development of the Country, the Agency promotes public-private initiatives to strengthen the national cybersecurity and resilience posture.
The ACN aims at targeting the national and European digital autonomy helping the improvement of cybersecurity and digital capabilities in cooperation with the national industrial, research and academic stakeholders.
The ACN endorses educational programmes aimed at developing a national cybersecurity workforce. It encourages awareness campaigns and a strong cybersecurity culture.