Union Government approves National Cyber Security Policy

The Union Government of India approved a National Cyber Security Policy with the objective to create a secured computing atmosphere across the country

Key objectives of the Cyber Security Policy:

  • Capacity-building to bolster the existing set-up and increase the focus on manpower training.
  • Augmentation of the India’s indigenous capabilities in terms of developing the cyber security set-up.
  • Provide a broad coverage by including home as well as small users, medium and large enterprises and government and non-government entities.
  • To create cyber security framework to address all related issues pending over a long period.
  • To enhance the security posture of nation’s cyber space via specific actions and programmes.
  • To enhance the intelligence as its integral component and help in anticipating attacks and adopt, countermeasures.

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