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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance


EU Cyber Resilience Act - Proposed Cyber-Security Rules for Connected Products

7 November 2022

The proposed Cyber Resilience Act will introduce new common cybersecurity requirements for "products with digital elements" placed on the EU market. Forming part of the EU's Cybersecurity Strategy, this proposed regulation would impose a range of obligations on manufacturers, importers and distributors of connected hardware and software, with the aim of ensuring that technical vulnerabilities are minimised and managed in a transparent manner. 

This briefing discusses key aspects of the proposal.

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