One Day National Conclave on Cyber Security & its Challenges organized by USAC with GEHU
Thursday, August 13, 2015 saw eminent members of the Uttarkhand Secretariat and with Sri Rakesh Sharma as the Chief Guest of the event talk of the reaches of cyber crimes, the need to create awareness and the need to take strict preventive meaures for the same. Chancellor GEU, Prof Dr R C Joshi and Director, USAC Dr Durgesh Pant enlightened audiences about the different types of economic cyber crimes prevalent like ATM hacking, Online Fraud, Ponzi Scams, Social Media scams and Identity Hacking which further heightened the need to enhance Cyber Security.<br\> The Vice Chancellor- GEHU, Prof Dr Sanjay Jasola further added that seeing the need to protect the nation from Cyber Crimes, necessary courses will be added in GEHU so as to cater to this reising demand of the nation. The IG of the Technical Unit of Uttarakhand Police, Dr Sadanand Date provided the statistics of Cyber Crime haunting the state. Also present at this conclave were Dr Ashok Panjwani of IIT Delhi; Director, Department of Defense, Ashok Kataria, SIO of NIC Satendra Singh, Preetam Dutt and Ajay P Anshuman.