MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) is a unit under the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commissions's Network Security Management Department (NSMD) that serves as the Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) for the Communications and Multimedia sector in Malaysia.


Constituents

MCMC Network Security Center's (NSC) primary constituents are licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), which consist of Network Service Providers, Network Facilities Providers, and Content Application Service Providers in Malaysia.


MCMC NSC Activities

Sectoral CSIRT

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) serves as the Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) for the Communications and Multimedia sector in Malaysia. SNSC's primary constituents are licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), which consist of Network Service Providers, Network Facilities Providers, and Content Application Service Providers in Malaysia.

Anti-Phishing

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) Anti-Phishing is an initiative by the SNSC (with the cooperation of Banks, Network Service Providers, and etc.) to mitigate phishing incidents in Malaysia. (Email: nsc@mcmc.gov.my)

Advisories

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) issues periodic advisories (including alerts) to licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), on arising network security threats and incidents.

Industry Talks

Knowledge sharing sessions conducted bi-annually by for licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), with participations from various organizations including government agencies, technology providers, academia, and etc.

Capacity Building

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) (via its parent Department) annually organizes capacity building programs on ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management (ISMS), and ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System (BCMS); for licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98).

Technical Codes Development

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) (via its parent Department) works closely with the Malaysian Technical Standards Forum Bhd (MTFSB) being the designated Technical Standards Forum (TSF) under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), (Part V, Chapter 9):- to develop Information and Network Security Technical Codes for the Communications and Multimedia sector in Malaysia.

Assessments

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) (via its parent Department) conduct assessments in the areas of ISMS and BCMS on licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98), and on other Critical National Information Infrastructure (CNII) organizations (on per case basis). Adherence of licensees under the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (CMA98) to the Information and Network Security Technical Codes, are also periodically assessed.

Cyber Drills

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC) actively participates in domestic and international Cyber Drills such as the ASEAN CERT Incident Drill (ACID), Malaysia's National Cyber Crisis Exercise (X-MAYA), and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Cyber Drill for Asia-Pasific and CIS regions.


Contacts

MCMC Network Security Center (NSC)

Malaysian Communications & Multimedia Commission (MCMC)
(Suruhanjaya Komunikasi dan Multimedia Malaysia)
MCMC Tower 1
Jalan Impact
Cyber 6
63000 Cyberjaya
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Malaysia

Email: nsc@mcmc.gov.my
Phone: +603 8688 8303
Facsimile: +603 8688 1018