THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Information society and the threat of information wars of the beginning of the XXIth century

2013. №1, pp. 132-139

Makeev Oleg Yu. - post-graduate student, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 410056, Russia,

In this article the author addresses the role of electronic media (TV and Internet) in the formation of information security in the face of modern Russia risks and challenges associated with the development of information society. Special attention is paid to problems of conflict, resulting in the society and state in the so-called state information warfare.

Key words: media,the national information security threats and challenges,the political elite,the information society,electronic media,Internet,criteria