EU to order banks, energy firms to report cyber attacks

Around 42,000 firms in the European Union, including airports, banks and hospitals, would have to inform regulators whenever their computers are hacked, under a proposed EU law to be published on Thursday.The law could set a global precedent for safeguarding critical infrastructure against digital attacks that have hit companies and government departments in an era of increasing “cyber-crime” and “cyber-terrorism”.
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/02/06/uk-eu-cybersecurity-idUKBRE91516B20130206

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