Center appoints 18 auditors for help in cyber crimes
Facebook Twitter google+ RSS Feed

Center appoints 18 auditors for help in cyber crimes

By agencies   |   Saturday, 23 April 2005, 07:00 Hrs
Printer Print Email Email
NEW DELHI: In the backdrop of heightened concerns over cyber security, Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has appointed 18 security auditors, including Satyam, TCS, PWC and Sify, to identify vulnerabilities in the network infrastructure of various companies and organizations.

"In all, 18 companies have been short-listed and we will be announcing their appointment in a week or two. Amongst those who have been short-listed are Satyam, Sify, TCS, PWC, CyberQ and Sysman," Dr K.K. Bajaj, Director of CERT-In said.

The companies appointed would be responsible for undertaking infrastructure audits and work towards identifying network vulnerabilities or gaps, he said. These firms would audit networks, processes, people and technology that form an integral part of information systems of companies.

The model followed would involve voluntary compliance on the part of Government departments, public sector companies, critical infrastructure, even private sector organizations, Dr Bajaj added.


Experts on SiliconIndia
Santhosh  K
Sr. Soft. Engg.
Oracle India
Nehal Vyas
Sr. Team Lead
Cyberoam Tech.
Rani Malli
Sr. Director
Philips
Sr. Executive
ISB
Vijay Balkrishna Konduskar
Business Consultant
Imans Web Tech
Dr L P  Sharma
Technical Director
NIC
Reena Khanna
Founder
Solitaireworld
Dellas  Asse
sys-network admin
Computer Station
Write your comment now
Submit Reset