Baku hosts 9th Annual International Conference on cyber security [source: paralel.az]
The Organization of the Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT) has started its 9th Annual International Conference on the theme “Uncovering Future Threats” in Baku, AzerTAC reports.
The organizer of the conference is the Special State Protection Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan, local partners are Delta Telecom LTD and Azinfosec, and foreign partners are May Cyer Technology, THALES and Videntifier companies. The event’s academic partner is ADA University. Representatives from 21 OIC member countries and 11 non-member countries are attending the conference.
Addressing the conference, Deputy Head of Azerbaijan`s Special State Protection Service, Head of Special Communication and Information Security State Agency Mursal Valiyev stressed the importance of combined efforts and exchange of experience in achieving greater success in combating global and regional cyber threats. He noted that as a member of the CERT Board Azerbaijan CERT properly fulfills its responsibilities in the field of cyber security.
Other speakers included chair of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team Badar Ali Said Al Salehi, Director of the OIC’s IT Department Wajdi Alquliti, and others.
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