ARF-ISM on ICTs Security 1st SG
1. On January 18, the ARF-ISM on ICTs Security (ARF Inter-Sessional Meeting on Security of and in the Use of Information and Communication Technologies) 1st open ended Study Group (SG) on Confidence Building Measures was held in Tokyo, co-chaired by Japan, Malaysia and Singapore.
2. This expert-level meeting was held to develop specific proposals on confidence building measures as well as proposals to address the whole range of issues on ICTs Security and submit these proposals to the ARF ISM on ICTs Security, which will be held this April.
3. At this 1st SG, the participants exchanged their views on regional and global ICT landscape and their efforts and initiatives. They had also discussions on possible confidence building measures which should be promoted in the future.