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Latest Aadhaar leak exposes security flaws in app developed by NIC
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 16:45
Crucial security flaws in the eHospital app developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) gave a Bengaluru-based software developer access to the Aadhaar numbers and personal details of thousands of citizens, officials said.
India vulnerable to cyber crime, needs to upgrade tech: IIT-Kanpur study
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 21:30
A study conducted by IIT-Kanpur experts has revealed an alarming rise in cyber crimes across the country in the last one year. Senior scientists Manindra Agarwal and Sandeep Shukla, the brains behind the exercise, pointed out that the country needs to upgrade its defences “without any delay” because the risk of cyber crime has doubled. They have submitted the study to the central government, and briefed the parliamentary committee on finance in this regard.
Fake news on agenda at IIT Kanpur's global cyber security competition
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 20:15
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is gearing up to host an international-level cyber security competition in collaboration with institutions based in the US, Israel and other countries. One of the themes of the competition is creating a policy position for fighting the phenomenon of fake news over social media platforms and encouraging professionals drawn from varied fields to counter this growing menace.
All Aadhaar-enabled services are prone to cyber attacks
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 14:15
SANDEEP SHUKLA IS the Poonam and Prabhu Goel Chair Professor at IIT Kanpur. Along with his colleague Professor Manindra Agrawal, he set up the interdisciplinary Centre for Cybersecurity and Cyber Defence of Critical Infrastructure at the institute, which is shortly expected to launch India’s first industrial-scale cyber security test bed for power and manufacturing equipment. The State University of New York alumnus works closely with the Government. He serves on two panels created by the standing committee on cyber security at the RBI and also advises the Railways on its signalling systems.
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 23:00
On August 9, 2017 Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be in Delhi as part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI.
Virtual shield up: Digital India will stand or fall by whether it understands and implements cybersecurity
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 02:30
Two academics from IIT Kanpur, who briefed a parliamentary standing committee on cybersecurity, have pointed out that risks have escalated following India’s drive to digitise its economy. These risks are pronounced in the financial sector as last year’s malware-related breach which led to millions of debit cards being blocked showed. This vulnerability in financial sector feeds into larger challenges of cyberwarfare and the need to secure India’s critical infrastructure, which now increasingly runs on an IT foundation.
RBI cyber-security setup not sufficient to tackle attacks, needs security setting on line of Space Commissions, IIT-Kanpur says
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Cyber-security setup by the Reserve Bank of India after the Indian government initiation to push the country to a fully digitalised economy after demonetisation in 2016 are not sufficient and needs security setting on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, says a study conducted by Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)-Kanpur.
India vulnerable to cyber crime, must upgrade defence: Study
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Demonetisation and the subsequent push for digitisation has escalated risks relating to cyber crime and India needs to urgently upgrade its defences by setting up a cyber security commission on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, according to an IIT Kanpur study shared with Parliament's committee on finance.
IIT-K signs MoU with Buffalo University for research projects
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 17:45
The Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur has signed an MoU with Buffalo University in the US to promote joint research in cyber security and environment related issues. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Monday between Buffalo University president Satish Tripathi and IIT Kanpur (IIT-K) director Indranil Manna. It is the first ever academic agreement between the two institutes. The two institutes will focus on cyber security and environment-related research projects of global interest and students will also have the option to research in other fields. According to the MoU, professors from the US-based varsity and IIT-K would select research scholars. "Though both the institutes will issue separate certificates to the research scholars, the final degree will be jointly given to the successful candidates," Manna said.
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be at the event of National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017)
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 13:45
Prof. Manindra Agrawal is organizing a session on academic and industry collaboration in cyber security at the National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017) event organized by the Ministry of Electronics and IT. Prof. Sandeep Shukla is one of the panelists in the session. This event is a precursor to the 5th Global Conference on Cyber Space 2017 being organized in New Delhi later this year.
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will be addressing the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 19:45
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will address the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology to be held in Manilla, Philippines on September 2017
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:45
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy from Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography (COSIC), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium on Implementation aspects of ring-LWE-based post-quantum public key cryptography and homomorphic encryption. The talk is on Friday July 7, 2017 - 05:00 PM at KD101.
MTech Thesis Defences on Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:30
MTech Thesis Defences by Saptarshi Gan, Vineet Purswani on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 04:00 PM at KD 101.

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IIT-K signs MoU with Buffalo University for research projects
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 17:45
The Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur has signed an MoU with Buffalo University in the US to promote joint research in cyber security and environment related issues. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Monday between Buffalo University president Satish Tripathi and IIT Kanpur (IIT-K) director Indranil Manna. It is the first ever academic agreement between the two institutes. The two institutes will focus on cyber security and environment-related research projects of global interest and students will also have the option to research in other fields. According to the MoU, professors from the US-based varsity and IIT-K would select research scholars. "Though both the institutes will issue separate certificates to the research scholars, the final degree will be jointly given to the successful candidates," Manna said.
IIT-Kanpur signs MoU with New York University Tandon School of Engineering-Centre for Cyber Security on cyber security
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 06:00
IIT-Kanpur, Centre for Cyber Security for Critical Infrastructure (IIT-K-CSC) and New York University Tandon School of Engineering-Centre for Cyber Security (NYU-CCS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build their cyber security capabilities and to increase cooperation in research and innovation.
IIT-Kanpur pacts with New York University for cyber security
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 16:30
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) and New York University (NYU) have collaborated for building cyber security capabilities and increase cooperation in the domain research and innovation. In this regard, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between IIT-K Centre for Cyber Security for Critical Infrastructure (IITK-CSC) and NYU's Tandon School of Engineering Centre for Cyber Security (NYU-CCS).
IIT Kanpur eyeing to top cyber security domain in India
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 17:15
In the backdrop of rising cyber security threats and cyber domain frauds globally, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is eyeing the top slot in cyber security research and services in India. The premier Institute is strategically building upon its capacity and is seeking central funds to further augment its cyber security research and training activities.
IIT Kanpur signs MoU with Tel Aviv University for cyber security
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 17:00
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is gradually ramping up its cyber security research work in the campus and meticulously forging alliances with top institutions in the world. In the latest development, IIT-K has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center (ICRC) of Tel Aviv University.
BSE signs MOU with IIT Kanpur for collaboration in cybersecurity
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 14:45
The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has signed an agreement with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur to tackle the growing challenge of cyber security to financial markets and create an enabling environment to detect and thwart such challenges.
BSE signs MOU with IIT Kanpur for collaboration in cybersecurity
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 20:15
Leading stock exchange BSE today signed an agreement with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur for collaboration in the areas including cyber security.
Latest Aadhaar leak exposes security flaws in app developed by NIC
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 16:45
Crucial security flaws in the eHospital app developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) gave a Bengaluru-based software developer access to the Aadhaar numbers and personal details of thousands of citizens, officials said.
Fake news on agenda at IIT Kanpur's global cyber security competition
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 20:15
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is gearing up to host an international-level cyber security competition in collaboration with institutions based in the US, Israel and other countries. One of the themes of the competition is creating a policy position for fighting the phenomenon of fake news over social media platforms and encouraging professionals drawn from varied fields to counter this growing menace.
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
Virtual shield up: Digital India will stand or fall by whether it understands and implements cybersecurity
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 02:30
Two academics from IIT Kanpur, who briefed a parliamentary standing committee on cybersecurity, have pointed out that risks have escalated following India’s drive to digitise its economy. These risks are pronounced in the financial sector as last year’s malware-related breach which led to millions of debit cards being blocked showed. This vulnerability in financial sector feeds into larger challenges of cyberwarfare and the need to secure India’s critical infrastructure, which now increasingly runs on an IT foundation.
RBI cyber-security setup not sufficient to tackle attacks, needs security setting on line of Space Commissions, IIT-Kanpur says
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Cyber-security setup by the Reserve Bank of India after the Indian government initiation to push the country to a fully digitalised economy after demonetisation in 2016 are not sufficient and needs security setting on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, says a study conducted by Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)-Kanpur.
India vulnerable to cyber crime, must upgrade defence: Study
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Demonetisation and the subsequent push for digitisation has escalated risks relating to cyber crime and India needs to urgently upgrade its defences by setting up a cyber security commission on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, according to an IIT Kanpur study shared with Parliament's committee on finance.
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:45
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy from Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography (COSIC), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium on Implementation aspects of ring-LWE-based post-quantum public key cryptography and homomorphic encryption. The talk is on Friday July 7, 2017 - 05:00 PM at KD101.
Cyber Security Center to participate in Indo-US project
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 21:30
Our cyber security center will participate in the Indo-US project to provide cyber security guidance for microgrids and distribution automation.
C3I Center is part of the recently announced Indo-US Smart Grids and Energy Storage Program award
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 16:45
C3I Center is part of the recently announced Indo-US Smart Grids and Energy Storage Program award led by IIT Kanpur. The project is funded by the US department of energy (DOE) for the US team, and DST for the Indian team. The Indian team is led by Prof. S. C. Srivastava of Electrical Engineering department at IIT Kanpur. Our center will work on communications architecture of microgrids, cyber security of microgrids and distribution automation systems.
IITs to work on formal methods of safety critical system
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 18:30
The HRD ministry in partnership with the Railways under its IMPRINT programme is setting up the country s first knowledge centre on Formal Methods on Safety Critical Systems to be located at IIT Kharagpur. An IIT-KGP spokesperson said the Centre, named 'FMSAFE' will function as a networked knowledge and research centre in collaboration with IIT-Kanpur and IIT-Bombay.

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India vulnerable to cyber crime, needs to upgrade tech: IIT-Kanpur study
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 21:30
A study conducted by IIT-Kanpur experts has revealed an alarming rise in cyber crimes across the country in the last one year. Senior scientists Manindra Agarwal and Sandeep Shukla, the brains behind the exercise, pointed out that the country needs to upgrade its defences “without any delay” because the risk of cyber crime has doubled. They have submitted the study to the central government, and briefed the parliamentary committee on finance in this regard.
All Aadhaar-enabled services are prone to cyber attacks
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 14:15
SANDEEP SHUKLA IS the Poonam and Prabhu Goel Chair Professor at IIT Kanpur. Along with his colleague Professor Manindra Agrawal, he set up the interdisciplinary Centre for Cybersecurity and Cyber Defence of Critical Infrastructure at the institute, which is shortly expected to launch India’s first industrial-scale cyber security test bed for power and manufacturing equipment. The State University of New York alumnus works closely with the Government. He serves on two panels created by the standing committee on cyber security at the RBI and also advises the Railways on its signalling systems.
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 23:00
On August 9, 2017 Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be in Delhi as part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI.
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be at the event of National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017)
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 13:45
Prof. Manindra Agrawal is organizing a session on academic and industry collaboration in cyber security at the National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017) event organized by the Ministry of Electronics and IT. Prof. Sandeep Shukla is one of the panelists in the session. This event is a precursor to the 5th Global Conference on Cyber Space 2017 being organized in New Delhi later this year.
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will be addressing the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 19:45
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will address the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology to be held in Manilla, Philippines on September 2017
MTech Thesis Defences on Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:30
MTech Thesis Defences by Saptarshi Gan, Vineet Purswani on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 04:00 PM at KD 101.
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will be a keynote speaker at the 23rd IEEE International Conference
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 14:30
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will be a keynote speaker at the 23rd IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA'17) on "Cyber Security of Cyber Physical Critical Infrastructures: A Case for a Schizoid Design Approach" held in Taiwan during Aug 16-18, 2017.
CyberWeek event in Tel Aviv, Israel on June 28th
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 17:45
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will speak at the CyberWeek event in Tel Aviv, Israel on June 28th on Building SCADA Test bed for Education and Research. He will also be one of the panelists on Indo-Israel Roundtable on Cyber Security on June 25 at Tel Aviv
Rohit Sehgal and Nishit Majithia (Y15 M.Tech) -Innovation Award
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 17:30
Rohit Sehgal and Nishit Majithia (Y15 M.Tech) to get SIIC student innovation award for their best innovative project in path breaking technology of global importance in any domain. Innovation which is of social relevance in any domain. The idea proposed can be a part of the UG Project/M.Tech./Ph.D./M.Des./Individual Project under the guidance of a faculty member of IIT Kanpur.

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Latest Aadhaar leak exposes security flaws in app developed by NIC
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 16:45
Crucial security flaws in the eHospital app developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) gave a Bengaluru-based software developer access to the Aadhaar numbers and personal details of thousands of citizens, officials said.
India vulnerable to cyber crime, needs to upgrade tech: IIT-Kanpur study
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 21:30
A study conducted by IIT-Kanpur experts has revealed an alarming rise in cyber crimes across the country in the last one year. Senior scientists Manindra Agarwal and Sandeep Shukla, the brains behind the exercise, pointed out that the country needs to upgrade its defences “without any delay” because the risk of cyber crime has doubled. They have submitted the study to the central government, and briefed the parliamentary committee on finance in this regard.
Fake news on agenda at IIT Kanpur's global cyber security competition
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 20:15
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is gearing up to host an international-level cyber security competition in collaboration with institutions based in the US, Israel and other countries. One of the themes of the competition is creating a policy position for fighting the phenomenon of fake news over social media platforms and encouraging professionals drawn from varied fields to counter this growing menace.
All Aadhaar-enabled services are prone to cyber attacks
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 14:15
SANDEEP SHUKLA IS the Poonam and Prabhu Goel Chair Professor at IIT Kanpur. Along with his colleague Professor Manindra Agrawal, he set up the interdisciplinary Centre for Cybersecurity and Cyber Defence of Critical Infrastructure at the institute, which is shortly expected to launch India’s first industrial-scale cyber security test bed for power and manufacturing equipment. The State University of New York alumnus works closely with the Government. He serves on two panels created by the standing committee on cyber security at the RBI and also advises the Railways on its signalling systems.
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
आधार की सुरक्षा सख्त बनाएंगे आईआईटियंस
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 14:15
अर्थव्यवस्था पर साइबर अटैक का खतरा
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 23:00
On August 9, 2017 Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be in Delhi as part of a committee reviewing security of the UIDAI.
Virtual shield up: Digital India will stand or fall by whether it understands and implements cybersecurity
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 02:30
Two academics from IIT Kanpur, who briefed a parliamentary standing committee on cybersecurity, have pointed out that risks have escalated following India’s drive to digitise its economy. These risks are pronounced in the financial sector as last year’s malware-related breach which led to millions of debit cards being blocked showed. This vulnerability in financial sector feeds into larger challenges of cyberwarfare and the need to secure India’s critical infrastructure, which now increasingly runs on an IT foundation.
RBI cyber-security setup not sufficient to tackle attacks, needs security setting on line of Space Commissions, IIT-Kanpur says
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Cyber-security setup by the Reserve Bank of India after the Indian government initiation to push the country to a fully digitalised economy after demonetisation in 2016 are not sufficient and needs security setting on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, says a study conducted by Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)-Kanpur.
India vulnerable to cyber crime, must upgrade defence: Study
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 23:00
Demonetisation and the subsequent push for digitisation has escalated risks relating to cyber crime and India needs to urgently upgrade its defences by setting up a cyber security commission on the lines of the Atomic Energy and Space Commissions, according to an IIT Kanpur study shared with Parliament's committee on finance.
IIT-K signs MoU with Buffalo University for research projects
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 17:45
The Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur has signed an MoU with Buffalo University in the US to promote joint research in cyber security and environment related issues. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Monday between Buffalo University president Satish Tripathi and IIT Kanpur (IIT-K) director Indranil Manna. It is the first ever academic agreement between the two institutes. The two institutes will focus on cyber security and environment-related research projects of global interest and students will also have the option to research in other fields. According to the MoU, professors from the US-based varsity and IIT-K would select research scholars. "Though both the institutes will issue separate certificates to the research scholars, the final degree will be jointly given to the successful candidates," Manna said.
Prof. Manindra Agrawal and Prof. Sandeep Shukla will be at the event of National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017)
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 13:45
Prof. Manindra Agrawal is organizing a session on academic and industry collaboration in cyber security at the National Securing the Cyber Space (SCS 2017) event organized by the Ministry of Electronics and IT. Prof. Sandeep Shukla is one of the panelists in the session. This event is a precursor to the 5th Global Conference on Cyber Space 2017 being organized in New Delhi later this year.
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will be addressing the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 19:45
Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla will address the15th Youth Congress on Information Technology to be held in Manilla, Philippines on September 2017
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:45
Invited Talk by Sujoy Sinha Roy from Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography (COSIC), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium on Implementation aspects of ring-LWE-based post-quantum public key cryptography and homomorphic encryption. The talk is on Friday July 7, 2017 - 05:00 PM at KD101.
MTech Thesis Defences on Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 19:30
MTech Thesis Defences by Saptarshi Gan, Vineet Purswani on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 04:00 PM at KD 101.

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