Ali Burak DARICILI
The emergence of the so-called cyberspace began in the 1990s with the introduction of civilian technologies in the context of military technologies developed during the Cold War period between the United States (US) and the Russian Federation (RF). The civilization and commercialization of the internet together with the end of the Cold War, the spread of smart phones and social media applications to all areas of life after 2010, cyber space has been accepted as the fifth dimension reached by humanity after land, sea, air and space. Turkey has begun to develop cyber security strategies and policies to ensure its security. These processes have been accelerated after 2010 due to the developments in the world. In this article, Turkish policies in the area of cyber security will be evaluated by particularly analysing organizational structures in this field. Thus, Turkey will also be demonstrated effective cyber defence and cyber-attacks in the world other states in order to have the capacity to analyse security-based planning and realpolitik security paradigms appropriate recommendations with a state-centred approach.
Keywords: Turkey, Cyber Space, Cyber Security, Cyber Defence, Cyber Attacks