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ITU Resolution 130 (Rev. Guadalajara, 2010), “Strengthening the role of ITU in building confidence and security in the use of information and communication technologies”

Based on item 12 in Geneva Plan of action, “Confidence and security are among the main pillars of the Information Society.”

a) Promote cooperation among the governments at the United Nations and with all stakeholders at other appropriate fora to enhance user confidence, build trust, and protect both data and network integrity; consider existing and potential threats to ICTs; and address other information security and network security issues.

b) Governments, in cooperation with the private sector, should prevent, detect and respond to cyber-crime and misuse of ICTs.

f) Further strengthen the trust and security framework with complementary and mutually reinforcing initiatives in the fields of security in the use of ICTs, with initiatives or guidelines with respect to rights to privacy, data and consumer protection.


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