The President of the Office of Electronic Communications, recognizing
her role in promoting effective measures increasing security and
integrity of telecommunications network and services applied by
providers, publishes the Technical guidance on the security measures in
Article 13a, Version 2.0, October 2014, developed by technical experts
from the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security
The guidelines include a list of 25 essential security objectives grouped in 7 areas. For each security objective, the security measures that may be implemented by providers/entrepreneurs in order to achieve the appropriate level of security have been indicated. The measures are grouped at 3 levels of increasing complexity. The types of evidence, which may also be taken into account by an auditor during the evaluation whether the security measures are used, have also been presented.
The document contains technical guidelines for the efficient risk assessment of the provided services and implementation of appropriate security measures. It may be used by service providers as a model for self-assessment and audit as well as guidelines or reflection of the international network and information security standards applied in the electronic communications industry.
We would like to invite you to read the guidelines and consider applying them in practice.