The journal has been published since 2007 four times per year.
Publisher: Federal State Educational Institution of Higher Education “Plekhanov Russian University of Economics”.
Registration: Certificate of registration of mass media PI № FS 77-64027 December 18, 2015 by Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Telecom, Information Technologies and Mass Communications.
The journal is included in the Russian Science Citation Index.
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Editorial board address:
Russia, 410003, Saratov, ul. Radishcheva 89.
tel.: (845-2) 211-736
The current stage in the social development is characterized by the growing role of information and communication sphere and its direct impact on the state of political, economic, defense and other components of national security.
With this in mind the main purpose of the journal is to analyze public policy issues in the sphere of ensuring information security of the Russian Federation based on a balance of interests of individual, society and state.
The editorial board of the “Information Security of Regions” considers for publication the papers that cover the following areas:
- observance of constitutional rights and freedoms of citizens for obtaining and using information, ensuring of spiritual renewal of Russia, preserving and strengthening moral values of society, traditions of patriotism and humanism, cultural and scientific potential of the country;
- information support for the state policy of the Russian Federation, specifically related to the distribution at home and abroad of accurate information about the state policy of the Russian Federation, Russia’s official position on socially significant events in Russia and abroad, and providing access to open state information resources;
- development of modern information technologies, national information industry, including the information and telecommunications industry, providing information products for the needs of the domestic market and export of these products to the world market, as well as ensuring accumulation, preservation and effective use of domestic information resources;
- protection of information resources against unauthorized access, ensuring security of information and telecommunication systems that already exist or are being set up in Russia.