Secure 5G Deployment in the EU

Theme: Digital Transformation
Title: Secure 5G Deployment in the EU
Policy Reference: COM (2020) 50


This Communication is aimed at addressing cybersecurity risks related to the rollout of 5G networks across Member States.  The Communication presents a set of actions and measures, with the aim being to have them implemented by the end of April 2020.

European Commission

The communication was published on January 29, 2020. This follows the adoption of the 5G Action Plan in 2016, which paved the way forward for 5G to start being implemented on the European grid. A toolbox on risk mitigating measures has also been adopted.

European Parliament

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Council of the EU

The European Council had adopted conclusions on the importance of secure 5G networks across the EU, during a meeting on December 3, 2019.

Negotiation Stage

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Final Adoption

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Local Implementation

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