A lot of projects in Water purification and distribution system is being finalised by both central and state government in India. Under the JNNRUM scheme more than Rs.8000 cr has already been sanctioned for various purposes.
Apart from water, the traffic signal , electricity distribution, Sewage Treatment Plant's etc are all being automated using SCADA and related softwares.
With the increase in such crucial automation projects nation-wide, is the securities being implemented properly? There has been incidences of security breaches in another countries for such projects.Some countries have accepted and others have disguised it with technical faults.
When such exploits are on large and the risk of breach is very much possible, Govt should also take adequate measures to counter such threats.