Security in the Age of Digital India
Discussions of Digital India and similar national initiatives globally usually focus on the scale of the projects and the capacity to deliver them, but cybersecurity typically takes second place. There are immense security challenges in serving over half a billion people, many of whom will be new to the dangers of the digital environment. Will there be a need to stabilise or re-build the current architectures when over 1 billion are connected? How can we ensure that a growth in IoT isn’t a gateway into other critical systems? And what mechanisms should be put in place to ensure security is not a product but a process?