Cyber Forensics: A Boon For The Corporates & A Bane For The Fraudsters

The Ticking Time Bomb Over Our Head
Las two years were the ears of mass digitalization. Covid has turned everything upside down that, leaving us bewildered to see the many technological revolutions sweeping our country, which we never expecting. Today, with UPI apps filling even the smallest panipuri shop in the area and even buses being connected to UPI by specific aaps we could proudly say that citizens of one of the most populated third world country has got digitalized defeating age, literacy and social status. But with the positive outcomes there have been negative outcomes also, to make the cumulative, a neutral. With each and every minute detail of our data entering into digital world, the threat of breaching homes have become an old story, giving its place to breaching data.

"As we’ve come to realize, the idea that security starts and ends with the purchase of a prepackaged firewall is simply misguided

Security Breaches Statistics From India
Newspaper reports and various survey reports on past two year shows a cosmic rise in cyber frauds. India reported 2,08,456 cybercrime incidents in 2018; 3,94,499 incidents in 2019, 11,58,208 cases in 2020 and a senior Google executive recently estimated that India saw 18 Million cyber attacks and 2 Lakh online threats daily in the first quarter of 2022. Cyber attacks on country’s government agencies have also doubled in past two years. India, the US, Indonesia, and China accounted for nearly 40 percent of the total cyber attacks on government agencies in 2022.

In such threatening situation country needs cyber forensic professionals in all sectors including government data, finances, health, network and many others. With their sophisticated techniques they get to the bottom of each incident. At this time of skyrocketing cyber threats and attacks, against our personal data, as well as government data, thus putting our country in a dangerous position, cyber forensic solution providers have a lot to do and they are going through sleepless nights.

This issue of the Siliconindia magazine introduces you to a list of '10 Most Promising Cyber Forensics Service Providers - 2023' who have bought innovations in the corporate transport business in the country. The list has been crafted by a team of Industry veterans, CEOs, VCs and the CEO Insight editorial team.