Author: Krzysztof Wasilewski
Institution: Koszalin University of Technology
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5378-2822
Published online: 2 November 2021
Final submission: 23 September 2021
Printed issue: 2021
Source: Show
Page no: 20
Pages: 61-80
DOI Address: https://doi.org/10.15804/ppsy202153
PDF: ppsy/50/ppsy202153.pdf

As both the European Union and its member states acknowledge that the proliferation of fake news threatens their political stability and – consequently – the general idea of European integration – they have undertaken many steps to confront that problem. Them, the article examines how EU institutions, together with the member states, have tackled the spread of disinformation within the common policy of cybersecurity. The novelty of this study is that it does so concerning the ongoing process of Europeanization of cyberspace, combining the field of information technology with European studies.

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