Dozens of government websites do not comply with digital security guidelines.That write loyalty Wednesday based on our own research. The tax authority, GGD, security zone, and water authority have an easy-to-find public page where administrators can log in.
According to the guidelines of the National Cyber Security Center (NCSC), public pages and CMS must be strictly separated.
According to an Internet expert who spoke to Trouw, there are 165 public government websites running on WordPress.
Last year, hackers managed to hack the systems of the Hof van Twente municipal government, which were protected by the weak password “Welkom2020”.