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CYBER AND INFORMATION SECURITY DIVISION MHA

Cyber and Information Security (C&IS) Division

Work Profile: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)

Cyber Crime Wing

  • Indian Cyber Crime Co-ordination Centre(I4C) Scheme.
  • Schemes on prevention of Cyber Crime against women and children.
  • Central CyberCrime portal.
  • Capacity building – Setting up of Cyber investigation labs.
  • Best Practices compilation and dissemination on cyber Crime.
  • CyberCrime complaints.
  • Dealing with cyber threat inputs and dissemination thereof.
  • Coordination and Guidelines/Advisory to States/UTs.

Cyber Security / NISPG Wing

  • Implementation of information security policy as per NISPG in MHA
  • NATGRID
  • Data Protection framework.
  • Blocking of websites and regulation of intermediaries and coordination with MeitY
  • Cyber Security policy, intelligence report on cyber security breach of organizations and government officials.
  • International conventions on Cyber security and cyber- crime (inputs of CIS-II Dsk will be taken as per need).
  • Coordination with CERT-In, NCSC, National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre, MEA, IB, Deity, Defence etc.
  • NISPG policy and its implementation / compliance in other government organizations
  • Administration & Monitoring of Network Operations Centre and Security Operation Centre of MHA
  • Regular information security audits (internal and external).
  • Co-ordination with NIC for administration of IT assets, monitoring of traffic and logs.
  • Assessing security risks, planning and implementing steps to counter threats
  • Cyber awareness programs and skill building of MHA officials.
  • Overall supervision of NIC Unit in MHA.
  • Related grievances, RTI and parliament questions etc.

IS / CISO Wing

  • Policy on lawful interception.
  • Co-ordination for Centralized Monitoring System.
  • Secured communication systems like RAX, SDCN etc.