CSO100 Award 2019
Narinder Kumar is currently the DGM - Information Security at Indian Oil Corporation. Kumar has over 25 years of experience in managing Information technology at IOCL. He is a certified ISO 27001 lead auditor. Kumar has also handled disaster recovery setup.
KEY SECURITY INITIATIVES
At Indian Oil Corp, the team lead by Kumar implemented an anti-APT solution that helped the organization in combatting against ransomware and signature less malwares. A centralised SOC for in-house central log monitoring was also implemented. This solution keeps a constant check on network access and detects anomalies. Next generation devices with higher throughput were implemented along with NGFWs, NGIPS, VPN and Web Gateway solutions. Other implementations include centralised SIEM and log monitoring