The European Commission appoints a new Director for its International Partnerships department

The European Commission has decided on June 7, 2022 to appoint Peteris Ustubs as Director for the Middle East, Asia and Pacific in the Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA). This Commission department contributes to sustainable development, the eradication of poverty, to peace and to the protection of human rights, through international partnerships that uphold … More The European Commission appoints a new Director for its International Partnerships department

Cybercrime: Aggressive malware, which targeted Android phones, successfully eliminated thanks to international cooperation involving the Swiss law enforcement authorities and other partners

  At the end of May, a large-scale operation led by Europol and the Dutch police and involving other law enforcement authorities succeeded in stopping the rapid spread of a type of malware known as «FluBot». The malware, which infects mobile phones with the Android operating system via text messages, such as those sent by … More Cybercrime: Aggressive malware, which targeted Android phones, successfully eliminated thanks to international cooperation involving the Swiss law enforcement authorities and other partners