MYIGF 2017 THEME

Cyber Security for Trusted Digital Economy

Trust is the belief of an individual readiness to work towards the basis of choices and opinions of others. This implies that trust plays vital and unique roles on both social and economic interactions. Trust is required as factor that smoothing activities in businesses, organised institutions, interpersonal relationships and specifically in global and digital environments. Digital economy is refered to an economy that bases its funtionality on the use of computing technological delivery of services to the users. Therefore, the success of digital econmy relies on two basic elements of trust; security and privacy which provide protection, prevention of risk and vulnerability of data from unauthorised persons during the flow of information in online transactions. Hence, this forum would focus its discuss on security and privacy towards achieving trusted digital economy in Malaysia.