Palo Alto Networks Launches The Guide To Cyber Security Threat Management Compiled By Industry Experts Of India

While digitization faces threats from well-coordinated hackers, industry experts gather their thoughts to provide India edition of security guidelines to manage and prevent breaches during the country’s digital evolution.

Launched in conjunction with the Cloud Security Summit in Mumbai on 27/02/2019, of ‘Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for directors and officers, India’ is supported by the Data Security Council of India and Forbes Asia. The guide provides business leaders and officers at enterprises, government agencies, and other organizations with practical, actionable, expert advice on how to best protect their organisations from cyberattacks. 

“In an era of digital technologies driving the economy and society, we need to architect security as a core design principle of all Technology Products and Services, and enable a safe and trusted digital experience for our consumers and communities across the world. If we scale up and deliver on this expectation, we can harness the full potential of Digital Platforms and Products,” said, Rama Vedashree, chief executive officer, Data Security Council of India.

Palo Alto Networks believes in protecting the country’s public and private sectors in the digital age by preventing successful cyber attacks. Today they are enabling tens of thousands of organisations and their customers. Security Operating Platform emboldens their digital transformation with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in security, automation, and analytics.

At the launch Anil Bhasin, MD (India and SAARC Region), Palo Alto Networks said, “Palo Alto Networks is a firm believer that this problem of cyber hacking is here to stay. We have to bring in responsibility and divergent views within organizations and our consumers. The cyber hacking world is very well coordinated and therefore we must have a cyber-breach plan while raising the bars as high as possible at the same time. The purpose of the book is to provide a framework and make guidelines for the country and industries to manage cyber threats.”

The contributing authors include Capgemini – Eric Anklesaria, Vice President & Global Leader, Banking & Capital Markets Transformation, Cognizant – Saritha Auti, Chief Information Security Officer, Assistant Vice President Cyber Security, Data Security Council of India – Rama Vedashree, Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte India – Shree Parthasarathy, Chief Innovation Officer, National Leader – Cyber Risk Services, Genpact – Ramachandra Hegde, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer, HDFC Bank – Sameer Ratolikar, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT- B) – Prof S Sadagopan, Director, KPIT Technologies – Mandar Marulkar, Chief Digital Officer, Mahindra & Mahindra – Hitesh Mulani, Group Chief Information Security Officer and Vice President – IT Partner Collaboration & Process Excellence and Wipro – Sridhar Govardhan, Chief Information Security Officer.

 ‘Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for Directors and Officers’ was launched during Palo Alto Network’s Cloud Security Summit in Mumbai, Marriott, Sahar.

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