Cyber Security JWG for casting the net wide to rope in professionals – The Hindu: Mobile Edition

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I think the Indian government has a long way to go before it starts taking cyber security seriously. The saving grace is that a lot of the government is still paper based. According to government figures, India was the 10th most intensely cyber-attacked country in 2010-11. However, today, it stands second only to the U.S. With Internet usage, including those of mobile phones, rising dramatically — from 202 million users in March 2010 to 412 million in March 2011 and 485 million in March 2012 — India is now second only to China in the number of devices connected to the Net.

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