The Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority hosts “The Regional Cyber Security Week” In cooperation with the Arab Regional Cyber Security Center of the International Telecommunication Union in the Sultanate of Oman
The Communications and Information Technology organized the events of “The Regional Cyber Security Week” in cooperation with the Arab Regional Cyber Security Center in the Sultanate of Oman (ITU-RCC).
The week’s events included the 7th Regional Cyber Security Conference in the 6th Regional Workshop on Cyber Drill Assessment. The Regional Group for the Arab Region of Sector Study Group 17 (SG17RG-ARB) also held the second meeting during these events and the sixth consultative meeting of heads of National Information Safety Centers to discuss areas of enhancing cybersecurity in the Arab Region and directing programs commensurate with the nature and needs of the region.
CITRA’s Chairman and CEO, Eng. Salim Muthib Al-Ozainah, pressed during his opening speech on the importance of the conference, especially that cybercrimes have significantly increased causing extensive harm, forming to be the largest concern for the Arab countries.
He stressed the need to keep pace with development and preparation of plans and intensify cooperation and the exchange of experiences to address these risks.