Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has launched first NIC-CERT, a setup of National Informatics Centre to prevent and predict cyber attacks on government utilities. It was launched in New Delhi.
NIC-CERT has been set up with the objective of creating a comprehensive framework that integrates world-class security components and inbuilt threat intelligence for detection, prevention and incident response.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
- National Informatics Centre (NIC) was established in 1976.
- Smt. Neeta Verma- Director-General of NIC, Headoffice- New Delhi.
Source- The Indian Express