Mohammad issues decree naming Al Qamzi as chairman of the organisation’s board
Dubai: A cyber security centre has been set up in Dubai to protect government information systems and the telecom network.
His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, issued Law No 11 of 2014 establishing the centre.
The centre aims to develop the necessary cybersecurity methods, increase the efficiency of ways of protecting information and the exchange of information among all government bodies in Dubai.
Shaikh Mohammad also issued Resolution No 12 of 2014 forming the board of the centre, under the chairmanship of Mohammad Daen Al Qamzi.
The centre has been tasked with drawing up and implementing Dubai’s policy for government information security, and setting criteria to ensure cyber security.