India, U.S. work toward cyber MOU

Monday - 7/18/2011, 8:30am EDT

India and the US are expected to sign a cybersecurity pact this week. India Today reports Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will arrive in India tonight. She'll be on hand for the conclusion of talks on cybersecurity cooperation. The two countries will sign a Memorandum of Understanding for sharing the best practices to study traces of virus and worm, network traffic analysis and exchange of information. India and the U.S. have also agreed to enhance dialogue and cooperation in the area of cyber security to find the best ways to respond to cyber attacks.

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