CSO100 Award 2019

Anil Kuril is the Deputy General Manager & CISO at Union Bank of India. He is the proud winner of the CSO100 Award for 2019.


The Union Bank of India is ISO 27001, 9001 certified and its PCI-DSS certification is currently under progress. Among its security initiatives, the bank implemented segregation of internet based on artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions. The bank has implemented more than 30 solutions at every layer, spanning across perimeter, network, application, and end user data. In addition, Union Bank of India has taken initiatives in Privileged Identity Management (PIM), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), and Enterprise Telephony Management (ETM). The bank is also increasing cybersecurity awareness among its employees and carries out phishing email simulation and security segmented reviews.