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NOVEMBER 2021 - ELECTRICALS AND ELECTRONICS, HARDLINES
Most radios including Internet of Things products are going to be subject to an Radio Equipment Directive (RED) delegated act for their cybersecurity in the future. Next step will be validation by Council and Parliament before a transition period of 30 months. Regarding Cybersecurity requirement there are 3 articles:
Articles (scope: any internet-connected devices ):
Examples use cases would be :
As one can see the requirement are very broad and more details will be provided on the requirement when the request for standardization will be issued in the coming months. In due course, Harmonized standards will be published in the official Journal.
To provide our customers with immediate reassurance, we can offer assessment to the following current standards:
TÜV SÜD are REDCA members and actively involved with the ETSI cyber standards development and is a leader for consumer product cyber security testing.
It is very important to prepare for the changes that this delegated act will bring for your current procedures when it comes to RED compliance. Though it can seem complex and cybersecurity can be challenging, our team of experts in TÜV SÜD can assist you with your RED compliance and answer any questions you may have. You can contact us at [email protected].
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