Primary Sources

PrintPrint EmailEmail ShareShare CiteCite


ITU: Global Cybersecurity Agenda Strategic Report, 2008

Published November 2008

The International Telecommunication Union's Global Cybersecurity Agenda (GCA) produced this report. The GCA "is a framework for international cooperation aimed at enhancing confidence and security in the information society. The GCA is designed for cooperation and efficiency, encouraging collaboration with and between all relevant partners and building on existing initiatives to avoid duplicating efforts."

The GCA focuses on five main areas of cybersecurity:

  • Legal measures
  • Technical and procedural measures
  • Organisational structures
  • Capacity-building
  • International cooperation

More on This Topic


The Hacked World Order

Author: Adam Segal

Beginning with the Stuxnet virus launched by the US at an Iranian nuclear facility in 2010 and continuing through to the most recent Sony...


Global Approaches to Cybersecurity

Speaker: Preetam Maloor
Speaker: Iddo Moed
Speaker: Makita Shimokawa
Speaker: Diego Molano Vega
Presider: Jessica Mathews

Experts discuss cybersecurity around the world.


Norms, Laws, and Cybersecurity

Speaker: Scott Charney
Speaker: Christopher Painter
Speaker: Eneken Tikk-Ringas
Presider: Craig Mundie

Experts discuss the laws and norms surrounding cyber issues.