MoU was signed with Microsoft India for Research Based Study Report on Piracy & Counterfeiting Software in India
The detailed vulnerability study titled ‘Emerging Risks and Threats to Public Safety and National Security’ was launched after an in-depth study by Truth Labs, who tested 230 samples consisting of 174 in DVD form and 56 as preinstalled products in laptops, which led to a conclusion that different types of malware detected in majority of the samples are susceptible to wide variety of risks and threats related to Intellectual Property (IP) theft, data leakage among others.
Truth Labs organized a launch of Forensic Analytical Report on Piracy and Counterfeit Software: Emerging Risks and Threats to Public Safety and National Security, a Collaborative Project of Truth Labs & Microsoft, India at Delhi on 23rd July 2014. The report was launched by Dr. Gulshan Rai, Director General, CERT- In, in the presence of Dr. Gandhi Kaza, Founder Chairman, Truth Labs and other eminent dignitaries in Delhi. The report was commissioned by Microsoft India.
Truth Labs, the first independent forensic science laboratory in India set up in 2007 has successfully completed 16 years of service by having established labs in six metropolitan cities, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad, and reporting over 25,000 cases referred by Supreme Court, 6 High Courts, besides Sessions and Subordinate Courts of over 15 states as well as major Central Police organizations like CBI, NIA, NCRB, CRDF, SSB, etc. & State Police organizations of over 18 states besides over 1000 cases from Central and State Govt. Depts., Banks, Insurance Companies, Lawyers & Law Firms, Corporates & MNCs and Common People from 25 states across the country.
It is a matter of great satisfaction to the Experts, Founder of Truth Labs, its Advisory and Management Board that about 50 percent of the cases referred to Truth Labs come from Courts, Police, and Government Departments showing the reputation and supreme status of Truth Labs across India.