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Excellence in FutureCrime Research: Saumay Srivastava Receives Prestigious Award At FutureCrime Summit

Saumay Srivastava wins Excellence in FUTURECRIME RESEARCH at the 2024 Summit, leading the fight against cyber threats



Excellence in FutureCrime Research: Saumay Srivastava Receives Prestigious Award At FutureCrime Summit

In an illustrious event that marked the convergence of minds dedicated to battling the digital age’s dark underbelly, Saumay Srivastava stood out as he was bestowed with the prestigious Excellence in FUTURECRIME RESEARCH award. The accolade was a highlight of the FutureCrime Summit 2024, which unfurled its insightful sessions on February 8-9 in New Delhi.

Uniting Against Cyber Threats

The summit, a beacon for those navigating the complex cyber threat landscape, attracted experts from around the globe. They gathered with a common goal: to forge strategies against the increasingly sophisticated digital crimes plaguing our interconnected world. It was a rare sight – government representatives, private sector pioneers, and academic luminaries sharing insights under one roof, all committed to a safer cyber future.

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A Luminary Among Luminaries

Saumay Srivastava, a name now synonymous with pioneering cybercrime research, has been at the forefront of this battle for over five years. His collaboration with intelligence and law enforcement agencies across 11 Indian states has been instrumental in uncovering and mitigating cyber threats that lurk in the shadows of the digital realm.

But Srivastava’s contributions are not just limited to national security. As the founder of, an OSINT-based intelligence platform, he has elevated the standards of threat intelligence research. His recognition by Maltego Technologies as one of the top-10 OSINT researchers globally in 2022 only adds to his esteemed reputation.

Empowering Law Enforcement with Knowledge

Srivastava’s commitment to enhancing cybersecurity awareness and skills is evident in his extensive work with various police departments and national security agencies. His training sessions on Threat Intelligence and OSINT at prestigious institutions like the CID Central Unit Haryana, Delhi Police Academy, and the Ministry of Home Affairs I4C have empowered law enforcement personnel with the knowledge to tackle cyber threats more effectively.

His proactive approach in reporting data breaches, including a significant breach involving the UIDAI Aadhar cards of 5000 Indians, has not only safeguarded countless citizens but also highlighted the urgent need for robust cybersecurity measures.

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The FutureCrime Summit 2024: A Milestone Event

Co-organized by The Future Crime Research Foundation (FCRF) and IIT Kanpur’s AIIDE Centre of Excellence, the summit served as a critical milestone in the ongoing war against cybercrime. It underscored the importance of collaborative efforts and innovative approaches in addressing the challenges of the digital age.

As the digital world continues to evolve, the work of individuals like Saumay Srivastava and events like the FutureCrime Summit 2024 are pivotal in ensuring the cybersecurity landscape remains resilient against threats. Srivastava’s remarkable achievements and ongoing commitment to this cause serve as a beacon of hope for a safer digital future for all.



Excellence in CYBER INITIATIVE Odisha Police
Excellence in CYBER LAW ENFORCEMENT Special Task Force (STF), UP Police
Excellence in CYBER POLICING Ankush Mishra, DSP, Uttarakhand Police
Excellence in CYBER STRATEGY Dr. J.M. Vyas, VC, National Forensic Sciences University (NFSU)
Dr. Gulshan Rai, Former NCSC
Dinesh O Bareja, COO – Open Security Alliance
Excellence in CYBER RISK MANAGEMENT Bharat Panchal, Discover Financial Services
Akshay Garkel, Partner & Leader – Cyber at Grant Thornton Bharat LLP
Excellence in CYBER LAW PRACTICE Dr. Karnika Seth, Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Excellence in ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE RESEARCH AIIDE Centre of Excellence, Noida
Excellence in CYBER CAPACITY BUILDING K. Venkatesh Murthy, Senior Director, DSCI
Moin Shaikh, Sales Director – India, TRINEXIA
Excellence in FORENSIC HARDWARE DEVELOPMENT eSec Forte Technologies
Excellence in CYBER RISK MITIGATION Smith Gonsalves, Director at CyberSmithSECURE
Excellence in FUTURECRIME RESEARCH Risheek Kumar, Founder, Hackers Pathshala
Saumay Srivastava, Threat Intelligence Researcher, OSINT Analyst
Abhirup Guha, Associate VP, TransAsia Soft Tech (INSURTECH)
Excellence in Ethical Hacking Naveen Singh
Excellence in ONLINE CHILD SAFETY PROGRAM Kaushalya World School
Excellence in CYBER FORENSIC RESEARCH IIMT Group of Colleges


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