सुरुवात गरिएको साईबर अपराध र सुरक्ष्याको जनचेतनामुलक कार्यक्रले झापाको कलेजका छात्र छात्राहरुलाई झन झन उत्साहित बनायो । २५० भन्दा बढि बिधार्थीहरुको सहभागिता ।
CSI Nepal completed its 37th Cyber Security Awareness program at Sanshare Multiple/ Higher Secondary Collage, Saniarjun Municipality Jhapa which is one of the prominent management schools In Jhapa district.
Initially, Concept of Cyber Security Awareness in Nepal has been revealed by Dr. Ramhari Subedi, who lives in Washington DC; also, he is the founding president of www.dcnepal.com, and the first appointed Cyber Security Advisor of Central Investigation Department of Nepal Police.
Cyber security trainer of the Jhapa region D.R Niraj Adhikari demonstrated on the issues, challenges and possible remedies on cyber security in Nepal and around the globe.
D.R Niraj Adhakari started the presentation with a small intro about IT evolution with subsequent explanation about development in capabilities of attackers to carryout complicated attacks with few knowledge and resources. Today the main threat of information breach is from internal stakeholders rather from hackers or cyber criminals so organizations must simultaneously improve their defenses against these threats and general public increase their knowledge about possible cyber threats.
Continuing the presentation D.R Adhikari spoke on the topics such as malware, ransomware, network security, Advantage and disadvantage of social network and need for awareness programs like this. Since, social media is the major source of cybercrimes in Nepal; he highlighted the need to be aware about what should/should not be shared on the internet. One must be aware about the possible consequences ignoring threats measures. More than 250 students took participant in this program.
The participants were very excited to present in the session and requested to be part of this effort by CSI Nepal team to spread awareness across Nepal. Most of them stressed on the need to take this type of program to school level, rural area where these problems are high and becoming more complicated. Among the participants teachers express their views, Bhawani Gautam, English teacher of this school told that program was very fruitful and this types of program helps in eliminating cyber-crimes from our society and nation. He says, Cyber Crime is rapidly grown day by day knowingly or unknowingly many users facing such type of problems, this Cyber Security Awareness Program is really found fruitful for our student.
The students were enthusiastic though out the program expressing their excitement of being a part of such a program.
The teacher of computer science in the college and other teachers were also present in the program.
The awareness campaign was sponsored by Mr. Prem Bhandari - Civil Engineer /CEO of AMA Engineering, Virginia USA and Mr. Anil Pandey - CEO of Motherland Nepal Organization, Honorary PRR of NTB, and California USA.
Participants name list
Shira kumari Shahu
Nima Dolma Lama
Ful maya Limbu