Cyber and Information Security (C&IS) Division

Division deals with matters relating to Cyber Security, Cyber Crime, National Information Security Policy & Guidelines (NISPG) and implementation of NISPG, NATGRID etc.

Organization Structure of CIS Division

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1Organization Structure of CIS DivisionDownload (68.91 KB) pdf
2General AdvisoriesClick Here
3Details about CCPWC (Cybercrime Prevention against Women and Children) SchemeClick Here
4Details about Indian Cybercrime Coordination Centre (I4C) SchemeClick Here

CIS-I Desk: Co-ordination Wing

  • Co-ordination within the Division.

CIS-II Desk: Cyber Crime Wing

  • Indian Cyber Crime Co-ordination Centre(I4C) Scheme.
  • Schemes on prevention of Cyber Crime against women and children.
  • Central CyberCrime portal.
  • Capacity building – Setting up of Cyber investigation labs.
  • Best Practices compilation and dissemination on cyber Crime.
  • CyberCrime complaints.
  • Dealing with cyber threat inputs and dissemination thereof.
  • Coordination and Guidelines/Advisory to States/UTs.
  • Budget Matters.
  • Annual Action Plan.
  • Grievances, RTI, court cases including prajjwala court case, Parliament Questions and other matters connected with above.

CIS-III Desk: Cyber Security / NISPG Wing

  • Implementation of information security policy as per NISPG in MHA
  • NATGRID
  • Data Protection framework.
  • Blocking of websites and regulation of intermediaries and coordination with MeitY
  • Cyber Security policy, intelligence report on cyber security breach of organizations and government officials.
  • International conventions on Cyber security and cyber- crime (inputs of CIS-II Dsk will be taken as per need).
  • Coordination with CERT-In, NCSC, National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre, MEA, IB, Deity, Defence etc.
  • NISPG policy and its implementation / compliance in other government organizations
  • Administration & Monitoring of Network Operations Centre and Security Operation Centre of MHA
  • Regular information security audits (internal and external).
  • Co-ordination with NIC for administration of IT assets, monitoring of traffic and logs.
  • Assessing security risks, planning and implementing steps to counter threats
  • Cyber awareness programs and skill building of MHA officials.
  • Overall supervision of NIC Unit in MHA.
  • Related grievances, RTI and parliament questions etc.

CIS-IV Desk: IS / CISO Wing

  • Policy on lawful interception.
  • Co-ordination for Centralized Monitoring System.
  • Secured communication systems like RAX, SDCN etc.
  • Audit of monitoring facilities, policy related issues of DoT.
  • Related grievances, RTI and parliament question.