On 12 March, Minsk /Vladimir Matveev. > > > The concept of information security tabled before the security Council of Belarus. The document was developed in a planned manner on behalf of the head of state Alexander Lukashenko with the features and the challenging trends of the present situation, BelTA has learned.
The President noted that the development of the draft concept took part including representatives of science, experts in the particular areas the civil servants.
"The essential effective activity of the state on information security. It should be based on a reasonable built legal framework and a common understanding of strategic goals and common objectives", - said the President.
Among the highlights the practical measures and aspects related to information security, Alexander Lukashenko believes it is necessary to approach more closely to the protection of the fundamental constitutional foundations of our society, particularly state sovereignty. "We see how information flows eroded the national mentality and identity of countries and peoples. Changing social relations of the person, style of thinking, ways of communicating, the perception of reality. All this should be opposed by the principles of humanism and justice, the priorities of strong family relationships and a healthy lifestyle," - said the head of state.
In General, Alexander Lukashenko noted that at present, the information sphere becomes critical for any country and every person. Increase all-round interests of the people, increases the value of communication technologies. Belarus is advancing dynamically in the formation of the information society, as evidenced by the world rankings where the country is in a high position.
"The country has steadily increased the number of electronic resources and communications. In the coming decades, most industries will be diverted to the new digital economic model. Of course the state is interested in ensuring that people receive the most complete and accurate information. Had the opportunity to protect their personal rights in the media and in General increased the comfort of life through the latest advances," said the Belarusian leader.
Along with that Belarus, like all countries, can not ignore a fundamentally new risks associated with computerisation. "With the increase in world of conflict and lack in this area, clear rules of conduct turn these risks into real threats to the constitutional framework and comprehensive development of any nation", - said the head of state.
According to the President, concerns have been escalating destructive impacts on society, the manipulation of mass consciousness, the spreading of false information. "They start social upheavals of modernity. As a result, affected millions of people, changed the political map of the world. Overshadowed the generally accepted norms of morality and ethics. The life of any state is becoming more vulnerable to computer incidents", - stressed Alexander Lukashenko.
He stated that the importance for sustainable development of the country is the safe operation of the network infrastructure. "We don't advertise widely our activities to ensure the so-called cybersecurity. However, it is not the first year and successfully integrated into the relevant international service. However, Belarus is not protected from cyberattacks and cybercrime," added the head of state.
The President also called for action of each in his area of responsibility, stressing that most of the flaws in the various directions due to laziness, inaction and lack of discipline. "The demand will be appropriate. Not want to once again kind of scary, threatening someone and so on, - said Alexander Lukashenko. - And then we a healthy lifestyle, like all other activities, launched at the presidential level. If the President side some vision did not see the problem, it will not be solved. All waiting for something, some indication. The instructions distributed. Start working on that. From the media to this very healthy lifestyle."
In addition, the head of state focused attention on the state of Affairs in the economy. "Will the economy is everything: security, cyber security, and media security. If there is no economy, no security of information, concepts, laws, draconian methods, cane discipline will not help. In which case it will not have the economy, we also know. And this, unfortunately, is also tied to discipline and diligence," - said the Belarusian leader.