Train the Trainer programme inauguration on IOT/SCADA

May 29, 2023

Manipal Academy of Higher Education(MAHE) , an Institution of Eminence, Deemed to be University  and Information Sharing and Analysis Centre (ISAC), a leading non profit cybersecurity organization have collaborated to establish a Cyberange cybersecurity Centre of Excellence (MAHE-ISAC CoE) for IOT/ SCADA and IT security. The COE has Cyber Physical System (CPS) at the core while digital simulation platforms are provided in multilevel scenarios.

Three days Train the Trainer Programme was conducted from 22nd  May 2023 to 24th May, 2023 at MAHE-ISAC CoE for Cybersecurity, MIT, MAHE.

The training programme is inaugurated by (Cdr). Dr. Anil Rana, Director, MIT , Manipal, Mr. Rajashekar P, Founder Director, ISAC and Group Captain Ananda Naidu, Director, ISAC. All the dignitaries stressed upon the importance of cybersecurity in protecting critical data of organizations and individuals. They emphasized the role of MAHE-ISAC CoE for Cybersecurity in capacity building and meeting the human resource requirement in the field.

Dr. Balachandra, Professor, Dept of Information and Communication Technology, MIT, Manipal and Coordinator, MAHE-ISAC CoE for Cybersecurity has welcomed the guests and participants. Dr. Yashwanth N, Asst. Professor-Sr. Scale, Dept of Electronics and Communication Engg., and Co-coordinator, MAHE-ISAC CoE for Cybersecurity, has flawlessly managed, ensuring a seamless flow of the events  and Mr. Akshay K C, Asst. Prof-Sr. Scale has proposed vote of thanks.

 In the 3 days training programme, participants gained knowledge on IOT/SCADA security, in terms both theory and practical through simulation. At the end of the training, participants were confident to create attack scenarios on different modules such as Toll Plaza, Power station, Water treatment plant, Airport departure and Arrival gates etc.