AKGEC ORGANISES An IETE DIAMOND JUBLIEE CELEBRATION SEMINAR: “CyST-2013” Cyber Security & Threats

16/09/2013

In tune with its aspirations to provide innovation-driven technical education, Department of Computer Application Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College organized a two-day national seminar on CYBER SECURITY, THREATS & RELATED ISSUES: CyST- 2013

Dr. R.K. Agarwal, Director AKGEC in his welcome note emphasized that this seminar aimed to provide a common platform to provide awareness among students , researchers, legal experts & Business users to deliberate Social , Legal & Technical Issues relating to cyber threats and measures required to prevent their effects on Ubiquitous web applications .

The seminar was inaugurated by Dr. Surendra Pal, President IETE, Lt Gen Gautam Banerjee, PVSM, AVSM, YSM (Retd) while delivering the key note address emphasized that  “The cyber threat to critical infrastructure are continuously growing  and  it represents one of the most serious national security challenges which we must confront for both military and civil applications.” Sri. Pavan Duggal, Senior Advocate Supreme Court added that “We are looking forward to a cyber security policy that balances the needs for cyber security and the cost and unhindered operations for the business and protects the privacy of individual citizens.”

Invited talks were delivered by eminent personals from Industry, Academicia & Legal Profession.

A special session was held to improve technical knowledge of students on cyber security & their paper writing & presentation skills. Cash awards were awarded to students.

 

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