The government has adopted amendments to The Rules on information security policy in informational, telecommunication and information-telecommunication
systems, introduced by the group of specialists from the State Service of Specialized Communication, Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, State Customs Service of Ukraine and the experts of the field.
According to the Ministry for Development of Economy and Trade of Ukraine, the adoption of this regulation shall allow full and complete usage of advanced network technology and provide the high-quality implementation of E-services of interaction between the public authorities.
Furthermore, the actual decision ensures harmonization of government acts in accordance with the demands of the actual Law on information protection, for instance: Laws of Ukraine “On information security in information-telecommunication systems” and “On licensing types of commercial activity”; requirements of providing systems, in which service information and national security information is processed, for the universal transmission network; enciphering of classified information in public authorities, military units, local authorities, at enterprises, in establishments and organizations that belong to their governance.
It has been agreed that the management of State Service of Specialized Communication will develop requirements on the means of information enciphering in government agencies.
It is to be recalled that with the precept of 12 January, 2021 for N 3 General Prosecutor’s Office ordered to create information security services of a qualified provider of electronic trust services of prosecutor’s office of Ukraine. It took place according to the Law of Ukraine “On information security in information-telecommunication systems”, requirements in the field of electronic trust services, approved by the resolution of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine № 992 on 7, November, 2018. Its aim is to ensure the performance of tasks of governing the complex system of information security in information-telecommunication system of qualified provider of electronic trust services of prosecution authorities of Ukraine and carrying out control over its functioning.
Information security service of qualified provider of electronic trust services of the prosecution authorities of Ukraine (further – QPETS PAU) has to ensure:
-the performance of works on outlining the demands on information protection in information telecommunication system QPETS PAU;
-designing, developing and modernization of the complex system of information security in information telecommunication system QPETS PAU;
-maintenance, servicing and support of capacity of the complex system of information security in information telecommunication system QPETS PAU;
-control over security status of information in the system of information security in information telecommunication system QPETS PAU.