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Sub-regional Training on the role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in the context of regional and international security

Category
Event
Date(s)
-
Subject
Cyber security

Description

This Training will primarily focus on practical measures to reduce the risks of conflict stemming from the use of ICTs by States following high threshold cyber-attacks, for instance against critical infrastructure.

Summary

The following themes will be covered: 

  • International and regional cyber/ICT security: background and context;
  • Cyber/ICT security and international law; 
  • Norms of responsible state behavior in cyberspace; 
  • Confidence-building measures to reduce the risks of conflict stemming from the use of ICTs and other regional mechanisms; 
  • Sub-regional developments and best practices related to cyber/ICT security;
  • Effective national cyber/ICT security co-ordination mechanisms and private-public partnerships to prevent, respond, contain and recover from high impact cyber/ICT security incidents; 
  • A facilitated scenario based discussion related to a fictitious crisis following an ICT incident affecting several OSCE participating State

As cyber/ICT security is a complex, multi-faceted issue, relevant participants in the training could be senior policy/decision makers, parliamentarians, security officials dealing with cyber/ICT issues, members of the technical community (CERTs/CIRTs) and non-governmental stakeholders/private sector representatives. 

Bucharest, Romania

Information

Added on
24 Apr 2018
Origin
OSCE
Type
Training
Organizer
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania, OSCE Secretariat / Transnational Threats Department
Participants
Government officials, Experts, Private sector
Keywords
cyber/ICT security
Rights
OSCE