Ministry of Digital Infrastructure and Information Technology and Sri Lanka CERT|CC invite the publicto comment on the proposed Cyber Security Bill. Comments regarding the bill shall be submitted in the comment section below or by post Sri Lanka CERT|CC Room 4-112, BMICH, Boudhdhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 07. Comments must be received by 5th of June 2019.
SHA256 hash of the bill: f4a6188cd25fa9c061d3be438949e43ad5801ce6b0a3880b86d9ee211f8d1a87Title of the bill:
AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY STRATEGY OF SRI LANKA, TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE CYBER SECURITY AGENCY OF SRI LANKA, TO PROVIDE FOR THE EMPOWERMENT OF THE SRI LANKA COMPUTER EMERGENCY READINESS TEAM AND NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY
Objectives of the bill:
(a) to ensure the effective implementation of the National Cyber Security Strategy in Sri Lanka;
(b) to prevent, mitigate and respond to cyber security threats and incidents effectively and efficiently;
(c) to establish the Cyber Security Agency of Sri Lanka and to empower other institutional framework to provide for a safe and secure cyber security environment; and
(d) to protect the Critical Information Infrastructure.