Mr. Omveer Singh

Additional Director / Scientist ā€˜Eā€™, CERT-In



Mr Omveer Singh is an Additional Director / Scientist ā€˜Eā€™ at Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-India), Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India, New Delhi. He is associated with CERT-In since its inception in May 2003.

At CERT-In, Mr Singh is the team leader for the activities related to Cyber Forensic Investigations. He has singularly set up Cyber Forensics Lab at CERT-In for investigation of cyber crimes and is handling the related activities for the last ten years. He had undergone training on Computer Forensics at Software Engineering Institute (SEI), CERT/CC, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), Pittsburgh, USA; SANS Institute, London, UK as well as recently at Gurgaon on Advanced Computer Forensics by SANS in April 2013. He is having GCFA (GIAC* Certified Forensic Analyst), an international certification in computer forensics from SANS since July 2010. He has been regularly conducting training workshops with hands-on-sessions at CERT-India for the LEAs on Cyber Forensics and Cellphone Forensics Investigations. He is regularly being called by CBI Academy, Ghaziabad; National Investigation Agency, New Delhi and NICFS (National Institute of Criminology and Forensic Science), Rohini, Delhi as a guest faculty for their training programs associated with the Cyber Forensic investigation of cyber crimes.

Overall, Mr Singh is having over 30 years of experience in development of microprocessor and transputer based systems, computer communications & networks, e-governance, networks & systems administration, information security, cyber security auditing, cyber forensics, etc. He has also been associated with C-DAC (3 years deputation) in installation & commissioning of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) System for Northern Regional Load Despatch Centre (NRLDC) of Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL), New Delhi and Punjab State Electricity Board (PSEB), Patiala.

Mr Singh holds a bachelors degree in Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering (AMIE, 1995).


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