(The Hosting News) – Considering the recent surge in cyber-attacks, protection of critical networks and information has become a major global concern. From being featured in UN General Assembly meeting to Premiers of India, USA and Singapore talking about it, cyber security is starting to top the agenda of national and regional priorities.
Qatar is no different as it sees cyber security as one of the three grand challenges alongside energy and water security. A significant portion of the country’s ICT spend is being allocated towards developing proactive cyber security and upgrading existing infrastructure and capabilities. Recent developments such as Qatar’s National Cyber Security Strategy and the establishing a National Cyber Security Center have been received positively.