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National CERT enhances Cybersecurity Preparedness at NITB

National CERT enhances Cybersecurity Preparedness at the National Information Technology Board (NITB) through a Specialized Training Session
In a strategic move to bolster cybersecurity resilience, the National Cyber Emergency Response Team of Pakistan (PKCERT) recently conducted a comprehensive training session at the National Information Technology Board (NITB). Mr. Khurram, Director Capacity Building, National CERT, spearheaded the session, aimed at empowering the audience with invaluable insights on the ever-evolving cyber threat landscape.
With over 100 participants from NITB and ministries, the training session delved into pivotal facets of cybersecurity, enlightening the audience on safe and secure usage of technology. Addressing crucial aspects such as Secure Software Development Lifecycle, social media-based vulnerabilities, Supply Chain threats, and Application Security the training sought to create a robust cybersecurity foundation within the audience’s respective workforce.
This proactive engagement exemplifies National CERT’s commitment to cybersecurity preparedness at a national level. By educating the NITB professionals regarding the latest strategies and insights, the initiative ensures that they are not only capable of identifying and analyzing potential cyber incidents but are also well-versed in implementing preventative measures. In an era where cyber threats constantly evolve, this specialized training session underscores the importance of continuous education and capacity development, reinforcing the collective resilience of the nation’s digital infrastructure.