Falgun Rathod wants Cyber Octet to dominate global cybersecurity
Cyber Octet Pvt. Ltd., his company, is already recognised as a frontrunner in the IT solutions, security, training, and end-to-end cybersecurity solutions industries on a national and worldwide scale
Ahmedabad : One of the best certified ethical hackers and cyber policemen in the country, Falgun Rathod has international aspirations. Cyber Octet Pvt. Ltd., his company, is already recognised as a frontrunner in the IT solutions, security, training, and end-to-end cybersecurity solutions industries on a national and worldwide scale; he intends to expand these offerings.
Falgun is one of the most well-known figures in India’s cybersecurity industry, with more than 15 years of expertise in information security and criminal investigation. His knowledge of cyber security is comprehensive, extending to such diverse areas as perimeter defence, vulnerability finding, secure network architecture, IDS/IPS, and penetration testing. He has received awards from various distinguished institutions.
Since we first formed Cyber Octet in 2011, we have gone a long way. We’ve been recognised by prominent media outlets as one of the Top 25 Promising Cybersecurity Companies in India and one of the Top 10 Cyber Cops of India. I am proud to say that I am one of India’s Top 10 Certified Hackers. However, cyber security is a rapidly growing industry with enormous potential. By the year 2025, I want to have built Cyber Octet into a worldwide industry leader in providing cybersecurity and training services. By teaching business owners and workers about the difficulties of cyber threats and how to cope with them, we want to assist businesses combat cybercrimes, as Falgun put it.
In addition to its home base in India, Cyber Octet has opened up shop in Dubai and Africa (Ghana), with potential expansion into more regions planned.
Cyber Octet, led by Falgun, has successfully resolved over 250 instances involving online fraud, scams, and criminal activity. The company has approximately 350 customers all around the world. Among them are various federal and state law enforcement authorities. Cyber Octet has discovered flaws in the software of several Fortune 500 businesses, including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and many more.
“My approach is on closing the knowledge gap between technical and executive stakeholders via continuous education and training. Sharing what I’ve learned is also very important to me. More than 55,000 students throughout the world have been educated by me to help spread awareness. Cybersecurity is an enormous area with boundless potential. Falgun has said, “I am trying my best to cultivate a new generation of cybersecurity professionals who can combat the cyber crimes and threats the future may hold and help to make the digital world safer.”