As the UK moves to renew global relations and New Delhi focuses on Make in India in the aftermath of Covid-19, cyber security and the defence sector could emerge as one of the biggest areas of convergence for both.
The decision illustrates safety measures as well as India’s intention to project itself as a viable investment destination for technological development.
Recent media reports that Chinese mobile phone giant Xiaomi has been sending users’ data to China for analysis has brought the issue of privacy and the security of users’ data into sharp focus.
As we enter a world which is increasingly dependent on digital infrastructure, the need for online safety and security has also increased.
Interview Poppy Gustafsson, the co-CEO of Darktrace, discusses how AI has enabled the company to lead in the market by making cyber security more efficient and virtual. How can AI and machine learning be best weaponised to enhance cyber security? When Darktrace first started, cyber security was all about trying to keep the bad guys off your network. Security analysts would try to predict what the bad guys could do on their network and then put these rules into their [...]
We are all ‘zooming’ these days. But can we trust the platform that is taking over our lives? India Inc. Group Founder and CEO Manoj Ladwa asks the tough questions that will make us sit up and think. Highlights: Zoom’s installer software doesn’t warn users that it contains codes that send data to Facebook and other third parties and that the software has bugs that can be used to spy on people. There have been multiple instances of unauthorised people [...]
A cyber security specialist deliberates on how India can play a more proactive role in cyber security issues on a global level. Highlights: Indian companies and experts are at the forefront of new developments in IT, including artificial intelligence and cyber security. India currently ranks in the middle when it comes to global statistics on cyber security, leaving much room for improvement. India has been named as one of the regional leaders crucial to deciding the trajectory for the internet [...]
An expert explains how a new tech repository enables targeted search of India’s technology capabilities which will open gates for innovation and collaboration across industry and academia. Highlights: As India aspires to become a trillion-dollar digital economy, enhancing cyber security measures becomes a key national priority. Tech Sagar is a repository featuring 4000+ entities from Industry, Academia and Research, providing a country-level view of India’s cyber competencies. The initiative enables the Government to assess the country-level readiness on strategic technologies [...]