GOVT FORMULATES CRISIS MANAGEMENT PLAN TO COUNTER CYBER ATTACKS
13, Dec 2018
Prelims level : Mains level :
- The government has formulated a Crisis Management Plan to counter cyber attacks and cyber terrorism.
- It will be implemented by all Ministries and Departments of the Centre and the state governments in critical sectors. The Government has empanelled 76 security audit organisations to ensure information security.
- The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team or CERT-In conducts regular training programmes for network administrators to mitigate cyber attacks.