ICT Security Officer (ICTSO)
Ts. Gs. Sulaiman bin Budin
6082-444111 extension 8308
|Protecting the ICT security programs of the state government is of utmost importance as any breach of privacy or security levels undermines thetrustworthiness of the system and erodes the confidence of users. The ICT SecurityOfficer (ICTSO) is assigned with the task to counteract against possible intruders orantagonists towards these programs.
The ICTSO is also responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the ICT security programs in respective departments of the State Public Service. This includes producing the Desktop Security Management Policy focusing on anti-virus practice, back-up practice, scan practice, people practice and so forth; and conceptualizing the State Security Handbook as reference for the State Public Service on security guideline, procedure and policy. The roles and responsibilities of the ICTSO in overseeing State ICT security, auditing its ICT programs and guarding against security threats are manifold:
Role of ICT SecurityOfficer
(a) Implement ICT security programs that have been identified;
(b) Provide information and exposure regarding State Government ICT Security Policies to all users of the agency;
(c) Identify and analyse the risks of ICT assets. Carry out risk management activities;
(d) Report ICT security incident(QCERT), and inform the Agency CIO;
(e) Collaborate with all relevant parties in identifying the source of ICT security threats or incidents and recommend immediate remedial measures for preventive and strengthening measures to the ICTSO Head; and
(f) Keep records, evidence and up-to-date reports on State Government ICT security threats.