About Us

Data Security Council of India (DSCI), is a not-for-profit, industry body on data protection in India, setup by NASSCOM®, committed to making the cyberspace safe, secure and trusted by establishing best practices, standards and initiatives in cyber security and privacy. To further its objectives, DSCI engages with governments and their agencies, regulators, industry sectors, industry associations and think tanks for policy advocacy, thought leadership, capacity building and outreach activities.

  • Standards and Best Practices
  • Thought Leadership
  • Capacity Building
  • Cyber Security Industry Development
  • Policies for Cyber Security
  • Transborder Data Flow

What's New

May 24, 2020

DSCI Industry Paper - Business Resiliency & Security

Know how the security community came together to deliberate and come up with solutions for maintaining business continuity amid the COVID Pandemic.

May 21, 2020

India Cybersecurity Services Landscape Report

The research report provides Cyber Security Services Market projections from FY 2019 to 2025 putting the spotlight on capabilities, talent, innovation, business strategy of cybersecurity services...

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Become a Member

The Membership is free for NASSCOM Members and they are requested to quote their NASSCOM membership number for validation while applying. For Non-NASSCOM member companies, please refer the membership fee structure.

Corporate Membership Program

DSCI through its Corporate Membership program provides topical, globally acknowledged and action oriented services to its member companies to promote data protection in the various industry verticals and build trustworthiness of Indian companies at the global arena. This includes sending information on various issues to its members on a regular basis in form of survey

Service Offerings

  • Subscription to DSCI Privacy Framework (DPF©)
  • Subscription to DSCI Security Framework (DSF©)
  • Subscription to Quarterly Newsletter, Security White Papers and Survey Reports

Our New Members

Over 500 Members

When you become a DSCI corporate member, you pledge to build a culture of security & privacy in your organization.


Accelerate your career in Privacy

Globalization and technology advancements have brought forth new challenges and risks including those related to privacy.

  • Accelerate your career in Privacy
  • Evolving legal and regulatory regimes
  • Privacy deployments in organizations gaining traction

Implement Privacy in Organisation

To protect privacy of personal information from unauthorized use.

  • Assess organisations privacy implementation in accordance with DSCI Privacy framework (DPF)
  • Develop and implement privacy program
  • Better comprehend legal and regulatory requirements

Resource Centre

May 21, 2020

India Cybersecurity Services Landscape - A Global Hub in the Making

The 'India Cybersecurity Services Landscape- A Global Hub in the Making' report is a testimony to the growth of Indian cybersecurity companies in terms of people, process and technology It endeavours to put the spotlight on offerings, innovation, strategy, current and future market perspectives of cybersecurity

May 04, 2020

SCADA Security Overview

As the world gets better connected with the evolving technological changes, organizations continue to face an emerging threat landscape. With industries adopting newer technologies for improved efficiency and automation, the attack surface of the industriaal systems continues to evolve. With this paper we present a

DSCI Chapters

  • 13 Chapters
  • Over 2500 Security and privacy professionals
  • Across sector - IT, BPM, Banking, Finance, Security, Insurance, Healthcare, Energy, Telecom

Singapore Chapter

DSCI has launched its first global chapter in Singapore with the aim to encourage the exchange of information sharing of knowledge and best practices on cyber Security.

From Our Blog

  • Apr 24, 2019

    Data Mining, Sandbox, Malware Classifier & Adversary Emulation

    Data driven analysis to achieve any business or strategic goal, also commonly referred as Data Mining, is like finding a needle in a haystack. But when the ‘needle’ in question is a ‘

  • Apr 04, 2019

    The Future of Banking

    Technology plays a critical role in the financial ecosystem as it continues to revitalize customer journey through novel offerings. Race for innovation and rising customer expectations are

Media Centre

DSCI released the ‘India Cybersecurity Services Landscape’ Report by Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology

May 22, 2020

Data Security Council of India, today released the ‘India Cybersecurity Services Landscape – A Global Hub in the Making’ report. It was launched by Shri Ajay Sawhney,

Demand for Cyber Security and Privacy to increase post COVID-19 disruption, as the push for Digitization will grow

Apr 11, 2020

National Centre of Excellence for Cyber Security Technology Development and Product Entrepreneurship, a joint initiative of Data Security Council of India (DSCI)

India Cybersecurity Services Landscape Report Coverage

May 22, 2020

Data Security Council of India, today released the ‘India Cybersecurity Services Landscape – A Global Hub in the Making’ report. It was launched by Shri Ajay Sawhney,

Coverage of Cyber Security India Market Report

Dec 04, 2019

India's cybersecurity market is expected to register an annual growth of 15.6 per cent and rise to USD 3.05 billion (about Rs 21,600 crore) by 2022 from USD 1.97 billion (