Panel Discussion: Cyber Security Cooperation: Bringing Nations Together

A discussion on cyber warfare and international cooperation as part of Kaspersky Lab's cyber conference "2012: IT Security in the Age of Cyber Warfare".

Senior figures from international government, non-government and law enforcement organizations and Kaspersky Lab discuss the new paradigm of evolving cyber threats and assess how best to control cyber weapons.

Speakers from left to right:

- Alexander Seger, Secretary of the Cybercrime Convention Committee, Head of Data Protection and Cybercrime Division, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France;

- Alexander Ntoko, Head of Corporate Strategy Division, International Telecommunication Union (ITU);

- Michael Moran, Assistant Director Cybersecurity and Crime, Interpol;

- Richard Stiennon, Chief Research Analyst, IT-Harvest and moderator of the panel discussion;

- Eugene Kaspersky, Chief Executive Officer, Kaspersky Lab.


The panelists address the following questions:


  1. How can cyber war be defined?
  2. What is the connection between cybercrime and state-backed cyber warfare?
  3. Which practices have proved to be effective when fighting cybercrime?
  4. What global strategies should be put in place by public and private organizations to accelerate collaboration and countermeasures against cyber warfare?