Russia’s New Information Security Doctrine: Guarding a besieged cyber fortress, Katri Pynnöniemi & Martti J. Kari (FIIA, Finland)

Russia´s new Information Security Doctrine follows the line adopted in previous strategic documents whereby Russia is perceived as a besieged fortress. The doctrine identifies a number of external threats to Russia’s information space and calls for intensified monitoring of the Russian segment of the internet, Runet.