The cybersecurity space in India is still in its nascent stage at $4.4 billion a year. Now with the Indian government taking multiple initiatives to encourage the digital transformation of the country through the growth of tech firms, the cybersecurity market is also set to grow at a CAGR of 15% for the next five years. Experts predict the industry will grow to $35 billion by 2025.
Here we list the 7 most popular cybersecurity firms in India, who are already riding this growth wave:
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(These firms have been listed in alphabetical order)
Based out of Jaipur, this cybersecurity firm aims to provide digital protection to other tech firms and offers a wide range of information security services. This includes web and mobile application penetration testing, network penetration testing, wireless penetration testing, source code review, security enhancement, firewall and router set review.
This company’s services are used in sectors like law enforcement agencies, financial institutions, educational institutions and public and private sectors.
eSec Forte Technologies is one of the few companies in India that have a CMMI level 3 certification for global consulting and IT services. They have expert offerings like infosec services, forensic services, malware detection, security audit, vulnerability management, penetration testing and risk assessment. Many of their services have been certified by various quality certification institutions.
They are authorised technology partners of information security solutions with several firms like Tufin, Atola Technology, Cyber Deception and more. eSec also manufactures CrackBox, their proprietary tool for password breaking/cracking. They have offices in Gurgaon (Headquarters), Bangalore, Mumbai, Singapore and Sri Lanka.
Hicube infosec is one of India’s leading cybersecurity organisations that specialises in vulnerability assessment and penetration testing, online malware scanner and cybercrime consultancy. They strive towards having a firm global footprint in cybersecurity and cybercrime investigation. They provide customised and specialised products and services to their clients.
Hicube also offers training in cybersecurity analyst, cybersecurity specialist and cybersecurity expert. These courses are designed for people who intend to explore these fields deeper and advance their understanding of the subject. These courses can also be taken up by non-technical professionals looking for career opportunities in the cybersecurity space.
Founded by J Kesavardhanan in 1991, K7 computing has introduced cybersecurity solutions which have won numerous international awards and certifications. This company has clients in over 100 countries. They provide every client with constant and consistent protection against any internet-based threats.
With over 25 million users their client base covers a wide range of government organisations and private industries from finance to healthcare and education. K7 computing’s flagship products are K7 Total Security and K7 Enterprise Security which are used by home users and organisations alike.
Quick Heal is one of the leading It security solutions company in India. The company is headquartered in Pune and was founded in 1995. The company has put in nearly two and a half decades of R&D into the computer and network security solutions. Their clients range from home users and small offices to corporate companies.
Quick Heal’s international products are certified by ICSA Labs, AV-Test and other such agencies. Their international operations span over 80 countries globally and the company has around 1,300 employees currently.
Headquartered in Chennai, this company was founded in 1993 and provides IT solutions and services to over 300 clients. Skylark provides a range of IT security solutions from application and database security, Next-Gen Firewall and endpoint mobile security solutions to cloud security solutions fully customised for the clients’ needs.
Skylark also offers a range of services in blockchain technology. They have partnered with manufacturers such as HPE, Fujitsu and VMware to offer complete IT infrastructure solutions for small and businesses alike.
Wi-Jungle’s journey started in 2014 and was the first private company to be launched as a Free WiFi service provider. Operating from Jaipur, the company now offers NextGen Network Security Firewall (NGFW)/ Unified Threat Management (UTM), Hotspot Gateway, etc to various companies across the globe in many industries like hospitality, healthcare, education, retail and more.
Wi-Jungle stands out from the rest of its competitors by providing one appliance that serves the purpose of NGFW/UTM as well as a hotspot gateway thus eliminating the necessity of two different devices.