The internet has become a precious resource in the human lives. With such a huge web of information, deception occurs online which can become relatively easy to become victimized online. In this rapidly evolving threat habitat, how do you secure or stay a step ahead of the bad guys? The ongoing question is continuously finding, deploying, and managing the latest, advanced security solutions.
In today’s info-security threat landscape, DDoS attacks are a major cause for network downtime and are becoming more intense and complex. They are cheap to launch, costly to mitigate and can strike without warning.
Not only is the frequency of the attack increasing, year over year, the attack size has also increased at an unprecedented rate. Today, the world witnesses over 2000 attacks daily, that on an average inflict damage of $40,000 / hour to the targeted company.
A leader in security services and solutions, AKS IT Services is becoming the trusted partner for the businesses to defend against these ever evolving DDoS attacks.
AKS IT Services (an ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2013 certified company) is a leading IT Security Services and Solutions provider with over 4000 clients. Their work spans from auditing & consulting, IT security training, cyber forensics to product development and reselling are its major security products.
Adepts behind AKS
Wg Cdr Ashish Kumar Saxena, Founder and MD of AKS IT Services, founded the company in 2006. An IT industry veteran holds an M. Tech. in Computer Technology from IIT Delhi; CISSP, CISA, MBCI, ISO-27001 LI, Chartered Engineer and Fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers. He has held various appointments in Indian Air Force, including Chief Engineering Officer of a Flying Station and Joint Director (Information & Electronic Warfare) at Air HQ. He is a recipient of the Vishist Seva Medal from the President of India. Ashish was the first Operations Manager of CERT-In (Indian Computer Emergency Response Team). Also, Ashish was awarded by Express IT award for best innovation of the year 2015 by the Minister of Communication & IT, Government of India.
The Company is now being managed by Anshul Saxena, COO of AKS IT Services. Anshul has completed an MS (Information Security) from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA. With 7 years of work experience in managing Software Development & Testing, Anshul is the innovator of India’s first DDoS mitigation solution, ‘HaltDos’.
HaltDos, AKS’ Innovative Product
The company’s main innovative Product is HaltDos, a DDoS mitigation solution. HaltDos is India’s first and most comprehensive DDoS mitigation solution under Make in India initiative. It is a patent pending solution that uses artificial intelligence to automatically and intelligently detect and mitigate all types of DDoS attacks in real time.
The company also provides Information Security Auditing, Consulting, Compliance, Cyber Forensics, Training, and Software Development Services to their clients.
Auditing & Compliance: They do security audit for mobile and Web based applications, Networks, Telecom, Clouds, and Industrial Control Systems. They also implement ISO 2700:2013, ISO 22301 and develop Crisis Management Plan for organizations.
Cyber Forensics & Crime Investigation: They are experts in forensic examination of procured digital evidences for criminal investigation and provide tools, products and training for the same.
Software & Testing: They develop custom based security solutions for their customers and are resellers of major security products in the Indian Subcontinent. They also perform functional and performance testing for Mobile and Web based applications.
Training: They have expert trainers to train professionals in the security field by providing certification training for CEH, CISSP, CISA, etc. as well as general IT Security, business continuity workshop and vulnerability assessment and penetration testing training.
AKS IT Services is No.1 in carrying out information security auditing, conducted over 5000 Application security audits. Last year, the company received the BEST INNOVATION award from Express IT for IT Innovation.
AKS’ strategy is to provide high-tech cyber security products and quality services and don’t compromise on quality at any cost. They are deeply involved in carrying out R& D in Cyber Security domain and aim to bring out new innovative products under Make in India initiative.
AKS believes in Quality of Products & Services, which helps clients to enhance their security posture by providing World class security solutions. For that, they employ dedicated and committed employees with high integrity. AKS Team is expert in making complex issues simple by their expertise in cyber security domain, diligence and perseverance which helped in overcoming the road blocks.
AKS clients are getting benefitted with the reliable quality products and services, which will ensure confidentiality of client’s data.
Future in Product Development
In addition to being a renowned Cyber security service provider, they are soon going to be a Product Development Company par excellence. Cyber Security is a key issue globally. Indigenous development of products will ensure data security. And, AKS is on the right track, having the potential and commitment to carry out innovation in Cyber Security domain in ways more than one.