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Jayant Gupta

Hindustan Petroleum, under the guidance of Jayant Gupta, implemented an anti-APT solution to mitigate security threats within the organisation.

CSO Jun 21st 2018 A-A+
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Jayant Gupta oversees infrastructure and security at Hindustan Petroleum. Being an experienced general manager with a demonstrated history of working in the oil and energy industry, Gupta is skilled in negotiation, procurement, strategic planning, customer relationship management (CRM), and IT service management. 

Key Security Initiatives

HPCL successfully implemented an anti-APT solution to mitigate security threats within the HPCL environment. After its execution, no incident of malware or ransomware attack within the organization were reported.

Under the leadership of Jayant Gupta, HPCL integrated all the security solutions for sharing threat intelligence. Global threat intelligence from the OEM has been seamlessly passed onto all signature as well as behaviour based security solutions. Intelligence gathered within HPCL environment are also seamlessly integrated among solutions.

Most of the threat vectors have been mitigated by integrating all the security solutions for sharing threat intelligence. Global threat intelligence from the OEM has been seamlessly passed onto all signature as well as the behaviour based security solutions. 

Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) generated by the anti-APT by analysing the malicious objects that gets into the environment through channels like mails, internet, are passed-on to email and web gateways. Similarly, reputation of domains / IPs' of these malicious objects gets updated in the reputation database of IPS.
IOCs' generated are also passed onto endpoint solutions running on PCs', laptops and servers through the end-point management solution. These IOCs are also shared with other industry peers who are in the similar business.

Awards Won

CSO100 Award 2018