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Security and privacy are essential for the digital economy to continue to serve as a platform for innovation, new sources of economic growth and social development. The OECD focuses on the development of better policies to ensure that security and privacy foster economic and social prosperity in an open and interconnected digital world.


This work is carried out by the OECD Working Party on Security and Privacy in the Digital Economy (SPDE), under the Committee for Digital Economy Policy (CDEP).


Latest update: Revised OECD Privacy Guidelines

Privacy | Security | Digital Identity | Indicators | Protecting children online | Other work areas
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Overview of OECD work and privacy guidelines

Privacy enforcement co-operation

Security - Risk management

Review of the 2002 OECD security guidelines

National cybersecurity strategies

Critical information infrastructures protection (CIIP)

Malware and botnets


Digital identity


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Guidance for digital identity management

National strategies for digital identity management



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Security and privacy indicators


Protecting children online

Other work areas

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OECD Recommendation on the protection of children online

Radio-frequency identification (RFID)

Cryptography policy


Latest news and reports

Key documents

The OECD is revising its 2002 Security Guidelines
20 December 2013

The 2013 OECD Privacy Guidelines
10 September 2013

Improving the Evidence Base for Information Security and Privacy Policies: Understanding the Opportunities and Challenges related to Measuring Information Security, Privacy and the Protection of Children Online
20 December 2012

Cybersecurity: Managing risks for greater opportunities (Blog post)
29 November 2012

OECD reviews its 2002 Security Guidelines
21 November 2012

Cybersecurity policy making at a turning point: Analysing a new generation of national cybersecurity strategies
21 November 2012

A secure Internet as an engine of economic growth. Remarks by OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría at EU Cybersecurity and Digital Crimes Forum
Brussels, 31 May 2012

Protecting children online
21 February 2012

Regulation of transborder data flows under data protection and privacy law
9 December 2011

Digital identity management for natural persons: Enabling innovation and trust in the Internet economy: Guidance for government policy
1 December 2011

OECD releases terms of reference for the review of the OECD Privacy Guidelines
1 November 2011

[More reports]

OECD Guidelines for the Security of Information Systems and Networks: Towards a Culture of Security (2002)

OECD Recommendation on the Protection of Critical Information Infrastructures (2008)

OECD Guidelines on the Protection of Privacy and Transborder Flows of Personal Data (1980, revised in 2013)





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