Home Free Lab ReportsWhenever we talk about cyber threats our mind usually revolves around cyber security

Whenever we talk about cyber threats our mind usually revolves around cyber security

Whenever we talk about cyber threats our mind usually revolves around cyber security. The term cyber security means “protection to theft or damage to their hardware, software or electronic data or disruption of the services they provide”. Our country is moving forward towards digital India where private sector public sector and individuals are dependent on internet for carrying sensitive transactions. This makes our country vulnerable to cybercrimes and thus cyber security plays a very important role in protecting our information. Cyber security ensures the confidentiality, availability and integrity of information system by preventing any loss from cyber security attacks .As our nation is building its cyber infrastructure it is important that we should educate people to work properly with this infrastructure. This paper discusses about cyber security and increasing cyber crimes in our country. It also discusses about the impact and challenges of cyber threats on the society and digital India.
Keywords- cyber crimes, cyber security, challenges to society,