The Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) is a multi-stakeholder initiative to raise cybersecurity awareness and to measure the commitment of countries to cybersecurity and its wide field of application cutting across industries and sectors. It is published by The International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
The Index maps 82 questions on Member State cybersecurity commitments across five pillars:
capacity development measures;
India has made it to the top 10 moving up 37 places to rank as the tenth best country in the world on key cyber-safety parameters.
India has also secured the fourth position in the Asia Pacific region, underlining its commitment to cybersecurity.