Marking Footsteps Through Cyber-Smart Security
By Sandhya Agrawal
Security is concerned with ensuring legitimate use, maintaining confidentiality, data integrity, and auditing in the network. Cyber Maturity Assessment involves security management, which is the process of identifying the assets, threats, vulnerabilities, and taking protective measures, which if not done, may lead to unintended use of computing systems. The cybersecurity has leapt in current times, and one such market player in the sector is G-Info Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
The Founder, Mr Naveen Dham incorporated G-Info Technology Solutions or GIS Consulting with a mission to empower profitable growth of its customer’s businesses through adequate protection of customer’s “Information Assets, Networks and Applications” through the best of Industry’s “Security Consulting Solutions”.
The services provided by G-Info Technology Solutions includes cybersecurity compliance consulting, cybersecurity maturity assessment, cybersecurity testings, cybersecurity implementations, IoT & SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) security testing, cybersecurity training, and cyber forensics.
The Company’s Mastermind
The Company was incubated in the year 2016 by Naveen Dham and Co-Founder & CFO Prerna Dham with one team member named Shiv Kumar. GIS first consulting contract was with Panasonic, and after its exemplary performance in the first assignment, G-Info Technology Solutions never stopped and added many feathers to its cap slowly and gradually.
The CEO And Founder, Mr Naveen Dham is a veteran security strategist & holds a total of 19 years of rich experience in Information Security (ISO27001) implementation, maintenance, IT Security Auditing, and IT Service Delivery. He has been honoured with Global Award in London in the year 2011 for his exemplary work in Information Security Implementation and IT Service Delivery Domains. He is a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Master of Science in Cyber Forensics and Information Security. He is Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) ISO 27001 LA Certified, PCI DSS Implementer Certified from BSI, ISO 20000 LA Certified, Trained ISO 22301 Implementer. ISO9001 IA Certified, ITIL, MCSE and bearer of A Plus Certification from CompTIA. Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Mr Dham has built his team using his rich industry experience and in-depth technical knowledge which helped him to select the right resources and train the new staff as well. Today the group has expanded to 28 members including Chief Technology Officer (CTO) having 2.5 decades of experience, Chief Operating Officer (COO) having two decades of experience, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) having 1.5 Decades of experience, and 2 Senior Cyber Security resources having 15 years of experience. Total of cumulative experience of senior management is more than 100 years.
Mr Dham advises to study the competition, conserve cash, research new products and services, listening to customer feedback, and response to change as critical strategies for developing a successful business.
The Operations At GIS
G-Info Technology Solutions has seven strong pillars of its organization, and the senior management team possess ample experience in maintaining these domains efficiently. These include marketing, sales, technology, operations, finance, legal, and HR.
With a vast experience in the cybersecurity domain, and with Cybersecurity Maturity Assessment service, the Company helps its clients understand the loopholes in their infrastructure, which may lead to data theft and denial of services.
By conducting a combination of interviews, workshops, policy and process reviews and technical testing, the team at G-Info Technology Solutions takes a complementary view to manage cybersecurity. The assessment identifies current gaps in compliance and risk management of information assets, assesses the scale of cyber vulnerabilities, and sets out prioritized areas for a management action plan.
G-Info Technology Solutions is winning faith by providing best in class services at a reasonable cost and ensuring that they don’t mislead clients in any manner by bringing transparency into the system. The Company offers its clients with the elucidations to close the gaps with economical or zero cost solutions using open source technologies, unlike the competitors who may land the clients into huge investments on different solutions to complete the audit gaps.
Once ISO Standard is implemented, the organizations require to undergo periodic maintenance and Audits to ensure that the system is being maintained on a real-time basis to ensure the upkeep of effective compliances, this tech-savvy Company also provides such maintenance services.
The organization has been instrumental in providing Cyber-security & Information Security Consultation services to the various organizations of respectable repute such as Panasonic, HCL Infosystems Ltd, Punj Lloyd Engineering, Stellar Data Recovery, Usha International Ltd, Sandhar Technologies, Apollo Munich Health Insurance, Max Health Care, Religare Health Insurance, Eli Research, IRCTC, Celebi Airport Services, AuthBridge, AIMA, Espire Infolabs, Oxigen Wallet, CMS Computers, IIT Roorkee, Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company, and Radhasoami Co-operative Bank.
Research & Development At GIS
G-Info Technology Solutions has its research team who are always on toes to evolve new means and methods to find loopholes in new technologies developed in the industry. The recent example to support this is the introduction of IoT & SCADA.
The R&D Team at GIS helps the Company achieve Numero Uno position in the industry by researching the new methodologies of security assessments hence ensuring that they are always ahead in the race concerning the competitors.
Moreover, the Company has a Quality Assurance Team built inside their system, which ensures that the results of the assessments are cross-checked before it lands on to the client’s table.
The competitive advantages of G-Info Technology Solutions include the evolution of solution with the help of researchers to monitor and log the security attacks using the opensource technologies which no other player in the industry does.
The Business operates on the following principles: honesty, integrity, trustworthiness, loyalty, fairness, concern for others, respect for others, law-abiding, commitment to excellence, leadership, reputation & morale, and accountability.
To maintain the enthusiasm of employees, GIS Consulting works hard and party harder, which keeps everyone motivated. They find ways to throw a party and assemble a get together with team members which preserve the environment lively. The team members call it a home away from home.
Awards & Accolades
GIS got extensive media coverage due to the discovery of malicious application in Google and Apple store. Started with Delhi, now the Company has expanded its business in USA, Canada & UAE as well.
G-Info Technology Solutions was rated as one of the Top Ten Most Promising Cyber Security Companies in India by Silicon India Magazine, and it received appreciation from US Airforce – Department of Defense for finding security gaps in their applications. G-Info Technology Solutions helped IIT Roorkee to strengthen their cybersecurity posture by conducting an in-depth security assessment of their critical infrastructure. Further, the Company was selected for “Best Initiative Award” by Chhattisgarh Government which will be presented on 15 Dec 2020 under the noble initiative taken towards complimentary Cyber Risk Advisory & Cybersecurity Awareness for Startups, Schools & Colleges all over India.
Moreover, GIS Consulting has started a “Secure India Mission” under which they have plans to launch a platform for the organizations across India to get their security assessment done by registering themselves on the forum. It is a Noble initiative through which the Company will generate millions of opportunities for youth by providing them with free cybersecurity training and by providing them with employment to earn their living.