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NIC-CERT’s endeavor towards a predictive cyber security approach
by Mohan Das Viswam, New Delhi -

NIC has been a prominent target for cyber attacks. The sheer volume of government applications, websites, services and databases, hosted and managed by NIC makes it a very lucrative targets for cyber threat actors including nation state actors. NIC has been adopting a layered defense approach for mitigating these attacks, with state-of-the-art technology. As modern technology evolved with much more enhanced attack detection and mitigation capabilities, the attackers also evolved and they started chaining multiple exploits, leading to a multi-vector and multi-stage attack.