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ICT readiness and information security policies in OIC Countries

Abd Hadi, Nurafiqah Hanis and Zeki, Akram M. (2016) ICT readiness and information security policies in OIC Countries. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 6 (1). pp. 58-61. ISSN 2250-3153

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Abstract

Information security is a priority for organization, businesses and even for the government. ICT readiness in all countries especially OIC countries are gradually increased and keep improving their technologies in fulfilling citizen needs. However, the level of ICT security and policies might be differ from each countries especially Muslim developed countries. Therefore, in this paper we are examine ICT development after 15 years, difference review on ICT development from Social Economic Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) and ICT Development Index (IDI) analysis from International Telecommunication Union (ITU) as well as the list of Information Security policies or laws that available in Bahrain, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia. And then we will explore a possible solution to deal with the associated ICT readiness and policies.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 6153/49483
Uncontrolled Keywords: ICT readiness, information security law, Muslim countries
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Depositing User: Akram M Zeki
Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2016 12:20
Last Modified: 01 Jul 2016 09:24
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/49483

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