AP Cabinet approves Cyber Security Policy, 2017. In a step to ensure safety of data and bring down cyber crimes, Andhra Pradesh Cabinet approved the Andhra Pradesh cyber security policy, 2017.
The Cabinet also took a decision on the introduction of courses on cyber security, Internet Of Things, Machine learning and Fintech would be introduced in colleges from the next academic year. The cabinet also approved that the plan to mark 2017-18 as e-Pragati year.
The CSP envisages protection to cyber and information assets in public and private spheres through various measures, including capacity-building across the departments and strengthening the law enforcement agencies to better equip them with the rising graph of cyber crimes.