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Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team Conference

The 15th edition of Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team Conference was held in New Delhi.

Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team Conference

  • This was the first time India hosted the APCERT conference.
  • The conference was organised by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team under the patronage of Ministry of Electronic and Information Technology.
  • The conference revolved around the theme of "Building Trust in the Digital Economy". 
  • It was attended by over 300 cybersecurity professionals from the Asia Pacific region, USA, Europe, Industry, Academia, Government and Media.
  • Contemporary topics around strategies of CERTs were covered during the conference, 
  • Technology and Instruments for building trust in digitally evolving economies and best practices for handling cybersecurity in mobile and social media were discussed. 

APCERT


  • Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team is an alliance of Computer Emergency Response Teams and Computer Security Incident Response Teams.
  • It is located in the Asia Pacific region, with an operational focus to contribute to the Internet security within the region, based on information sharing, trust and cooperation.
  • APCERT consists of 30 Operational Members from 21 economies and 3 Supporting Members.
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