World is always under the danger of cyber-attacks and counter measures to battle them are insignificant as well as scattered. Two years in the wake of marking a Memorandum of Understanding, the ‘Hyderabad Security Cluster’ (HSC) is good to go to take off one month from now, making it the primary cyber security cluster in the nation.
The State govt. had declared its association with Data Security Council of India (DSCI), a Nasscom activity, for setting up the CoE. The inside, proposed as an open private organization display, is gone for quickening and reinforcing the ecosystem system by focussing on key zones including development, enterprise and limit building.
HSC founding member and E2 Labs chairman & founder Zaki Qureshey informed, “Hyderabad being one of the major IT hubs in the country has all the requisites to lead the cyber security initiatives. Telangana, which introduced its Cyber Security Policy has a clear vision for capacity building, electronic warfare and creating cyber warriors. Plans to create a cyber security cluster in Hyderabad began in 2015 and there had been progress since then.
The HSC will primarily focus on areas such as cyber forensics, critical security infrastructure, national security, counter terrorism and electronic warfare. Founding member companies will take up research and innovation on a collaborative model. Cyber warriors will also be trained to combat cyber threat to Aadhaar security, banking and other vulnerable areas.”
HSC will likewise go about as an outsider office in reacting to cyber attacks as it will have a pool of specialists and asset fit for handling any episode.
US, Israel, Canada are quick to tap India’s cyber security cluster. Netherlands is likewise starting to team up with the Indian government. India is taking a gander at worldwide trade of thoughts and encounters in this space.