Critical Internet Infrastructure

CRITICAL INTERNET INFRASTRUCTURE

Critical Internet Infrastructure or CII is an essential component on which Internet services rely upon. With all businesses and services going online, the reliance on internet has surged tremendously. This has also made it a target interest of hackers. The security of CII thus is an area of significant concern of the Government of any nation. CPF assists the Government in achieving same under its e-Kawach project. CPF has special setup which detects attacks attempted over a network.

This generates warning and notifies the network operator to proactively protect the CII. In 2017, when the WannaCry Ransomware broke down, CPF’s setup detected target attempts. Organisations in Ranchi, Jharkhand were cautioned which helped them secure their networks and systems.