- 10th March 2015
- Posted by: Binoy
- Category: India, News
Infopark based ValueMentor secures the CERT-In empanelment as an Information Security Auditing Organization. This empanelment authorizes them to perform security auditing and consulting services in Government, Semi-Government and Public sector companies in India. ValueMentor, one among the top 51 Information Security companies in India and the Only Company in Kerala empanelled by CERT-In.
Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) is under Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of the Govt. of India. It is a nodal agency that deals with cyber security threats like hacking and phishing. It strengthens security-related defense of the Indian Internet domain. In its effort to create a qualified panel of Security Auditing organization, CERT-In has adopted stringent process to evaluate the participants. This is to verify the participating organizations technical knowledge and skill to perform an Information security audit.
CERT-In empanelment is a tough process and involves various procedures such as providing information, methodologies, case studies, skills and profiles. It also requires participants to clear a 2 stage qualifying test, an offline and online test to assess applications both in the offline and web environment. The selection process also includes various challenges from identifying, exploiting and reporting vulnerabilities. To be successful you need to identify at least 90% of the vulnerabilities present on the web-server. The report will be reviewed by a panel of Security experts and then the empanelment is awarded.
ValueMentor is a specialist information security service provider to the business and government organizations. They have extensive experience in delivering information security solutions, services and consultancy for several organizations across India, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and USA.
They work with clients to help them develop more efficient, effective, and usable information security programs, resulting in increased program visibility, informed choice decision making, speed to compliance, and numerous other benefits. ValueMentor work with clients to help them develop more efficient, effective, and usable information security programs, resulting in increased program visibility, informed choice decision making, speed to compliance, and numerous other benefits.