The Analysis on The Instruments FormingtheCyber Security Capacity of Russian Federation

Daricili A. B., ÖZDAL B.

BILIG, no.83, pp.121-146, 2017 (SSCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 83
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Journal Name: BILIG
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.121-146
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Russian Federation (RF), besides United States of America, and People's Republic of factor distinguishing nature of RF s cyber capacity from the other two countries, is that RF uses cyber space as a means of pressure, and enforcement in resolution of problems relating to foreign politics, and particularly in relation with neighboring countries. Present cyber-attack capacity of RF, also as a result of technological China (CHN), is one of the worlds leading cyber powers dominating cyber space. Main heritage of Soviet period, was developed within the scope of cyber security, and defense strategy documents which were formed by 2000s; and that capacity has been ever developing. In that context, it was tried to identify the cyber security capacity of RF by analyzing the strategic documents about the cyber security of RF, the cyber capacity of Russian Military Forces and Russian Intelligence Services and the structural features in Russian cyber area.