Turkey tries to avoid the fate of the US and will start working on cybersecurity
The Turkish defense Ministry noted that in connection with the cases of hacker attacks on other countries Armed forces should be as protected from cyber threats and ensure the security of the several departments will begin close cooperation in this field.
According to the head of the Turkish defense Minister Fikri Isik, new cybersecurity framework of Turkey was approved in December 2016, and in the long term it is planned to extend the capabilities of the Armed forces in the fight against cyberthreats, according to “Russian conversation”.
According to Isik, in addition to the President of Turkey, protection against hacker threats the Armed forces will be closely engaged in the Ministry of transport and communications.
“On 16 December 2016, has started the implementation of the project on creation of the cyber defence Centre under the Ministry of defense of Turkey. In particular, developing and expanding capabilities of the Turkish armed forces in the field of electronic warfare”, – he said.
As previously reported, “Russian conversation”, the US President-elect Donald trump rejected the accusations against Russia of involvement in the cyber attacks on the headquarters of the Democrats, expressing the assumption that, most likely, this involved China.