—The fight against cyber crime or cyberwarfare is not of a telecommunications regulator alone, but rather of the government and industry. Given the dynamic and growing sophistication of such cyber crimes and cyber threats, it is impossible to combat such risks with a static information security. As mobile technology and network continues to evolve, so should cybersecurity measures. The role of a telecommunications regulator by the standard of International Telecommunication Union, recommends that regulator must established an early warning system and emergency response to global cyber threats, training and skills development must be provided on various aspects of cybersecurity, a framework must be development for identification, warning and response to such cybercrimes and cyber threats. Cybersecurity is increasingly regarded as a strategic national issue affecting all levels of society. It requires a high-level strategic approach to cybersecurity that establishes national objectives and priorities. It provides a strategic framework for a nation’s approach to cybersecurity. This paper proposes a guideline to develop the National Cybersecurity Strategy. The research method is qualitative in-depth interview with many experts in various fields in order to develop a Cybersecurity Framework for Governments. The contributions in this paper could assist government in development of strategy and framework of cybersecurity to protect and foster the digital economy.
—Cybersecurity, national, strategy, guideline, digital economy.
Settapong Malisuwan is with the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite:Settapong Malisuwan, "A Guideline to Develop National Cybersecurity Framework and Strategy," Journal of Advances in Computer Networks vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 315-319, 2015.