The Vision

Protect our cyberspace, maintain confidence in our digital infrastructure and institutions, and build a cyber-resilient society.

The Mission

  • Create world-class standards for cybersecurity.​

  • Ensure the privacy of individuals.

  • Secure our critical national infrastructure

  • Foster cyber innovation. 

  • Develop a highly skilled cyber workforce.

CSC Values

Cyber Smart Society: We shall strive to build a safe and cyber aware society across all ages that is well-equipped to deal with cyber threats of today.

Collaboration: We aim to bring together and harmonize the efforts of different parties in order to ensure lean and effective cybersecurity measures

Leading from the Front: Our goal is to establish the UAE as a global leader in cybersecurity serving as a beacon of example for others to follow and emulate.​

Secure Infrastructure: We shall build a robust set of cybersecurity controls to secure our critical national infrastructure and the digital economy from advanced cyber threats.


The UAE was ranked 5th globally for a robust cybersecurity infrastructure as per the Global Cybersecurity Index 2020 report, issued by International Telecommunication Union.

We need to keep the ecosystem supporting our digital economy open, transparent and collaborative.

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Hamad Al-Kuwaiti

Head of the UAE Cybersecurity Council

Chartered a legal and regulatory framework that covers all types of cybercrimes

Securing existing and emerging technologies

Established robust 'National Cyber Incident Response Plan'