Department of CSE / IT
in association with
Center of Excellence in Digital Forensics CoEDF, Chennai
information is everywhere and valuable information is often
vulnerable to compromise – copying, modification, deletion or
disclosure. Security of Computer Systems and networks is a major
concern for organizations and individuals. The rapid expansion
of internet provides global connectivity and cybercrime is also
on the rise. Security professionals are highly sought after to
provide protection of digital assets by securing networks and
computer systems. The world of Information Security and Digital
Forensics offers an exciting career possibility to join the
frontline combating hackers who are compromising computers
around the world.
of CSE / IT is the forerunner to introduce PG course M.Tech in
Information Security & Cyber Forensics in 2011. Having received
an overwhelming response the Department has proposed to start
Undergraduate programme in the same domain B.Tech – Information
Security & Digital Forensics in association with Center of
Excellence in Digital Forensics CoEDF.
http://www.coedf.org/ The goal of this course B.Tech –
Information Security and Digital Forensics is to prepare
security professionals for data protections by taking preemptive
measures against attacks and perform forensic investigation if
security is breached. The laws are constantly evolving but
technology is changing even faster. Cyber crime and warfare have
now become a fact of life and the need for qualified computer
security and digital forensics is growing exponentially.
There is a need
of 1 million cyber security professionals by 2020 to combat
terrorism in cyber space
the Union Ministry of Information Technology. Higher Education
in this domain is the start. Data Security Council of India (DSCI)
and the Sector Skill Council (SSC) National Association of
Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) is focusing on
developing prioritized job roles in cyber security and creating
a master training programme. and also intends to fund a
scholarship for women to undertake the cyber security
signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Symantec to
develop a pool of certified cyber security professionals.
Security Council Secretariat has planned to promote
public-private partnership to strengthen cyber-security and
build an entire ecosystem by setting up a permanent joint
working group. R&D of indigenous cyber security products and
solutions are carried to combat cyber terrorism.
A SPECIALIZED COURSE FOR AN
EXCITING CAREER !
Department of Computer Science Engineering
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