Category Archives: Social Media

What is India’s Hybrid Warfare Strategy against the Adversary Nations?

Hybrid Wafare

Following the cyberspace battle, the countries around the world are building cyber offensive and defensive capabilities, while employing overt tactics to overcome their adversaries. India being the most targeted country in cyberspace, by tier two countries, is now exerting influence with the help of hybrid warfare strategy. The consequences of hybrid warfare are considered the most lethal in the present

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Pakistan and China Team Up to Wage Propaganda Warfare on India

Propaganda warfare

The cyberattacks from neighbouring adversaries have blurred the national boundaries. It has become necessary for India to confront these acts of propaganda warfare comprehensively. Amid the growing concept of cyberwarfare in South Asia, India is consequently seeking to balance its offensive and defensive cyber capabilities. Over time Indian APT groups like C-35, SideWinder, Viceroy Tiger, and firms like Srivastava Group

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Graphika Report Reveals Another Pakistan Co-ordinated Attack against India

Graphika Report

The recently released Graphika report stated that several Pakistan-based accounts were spreading political narratives that supported its government and military and actively targeted India. The fight between both nations appears to be everlasting for India also possesses the cyber capabilities to respond to Pakistani cyberwarfare. With the help of private actors and APT groups, India too has launched wide social

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PAKISTAN RUNS A TWITTER DISINFORMATION CAMPAIGN TO SPREAD ANTI-INDIA FAKE NEWS

twitter Disinformation campaign

In the wake of advanced technological evolution, Twitter became the most recognisable names in the contemporary tech. But, with the growing popularity comes the drawbacks. The large-scale disinformation campaigns run by several countries on Twitter have waged war-like situations. The India-Pakistan conflict that goes back to 1947, is one example in which Twitter disinformation campaigns have heightened the intensity of

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India Hones Offensive Cyber Capabilities via Public-Private Partnership Model

Public_Private cyber parternship

The technological developments in Asian nations are bringing changes in the conventional security and warfare methods. All the countries are heavily opting for cyber technologies, products and coercive tactics to have leverage over other nations. China is investing heavily in technologies, the US and Taiwan have a history of using coercive tactics (information warfare and cyberattacks) and likewise many countries

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India Plans to Level up Cyber Offensive Front by Recruiting Elite Hackers

cyber offensive

Cyberwars have the capability to disable and destroy communications at all levels of war. The fact is well noted by India, as its adversaries have advanced to fifth-generation cyber warfare and portraying cyber offensive capabilities. This has triggered several internal security issues, with Khalistani ideology being the priority in the country. India needs to level up its game in cyber

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Hybrid Warfare: Indian APT Groups Building Large-Scale Phishing Campaigns

Hybrid warfare

As the unconventional methods of a multi-domain warfighting approach have been growing in the name of hybrid warfare, India is now sparing no efforts in targeting the domestic fault lines that encompass the political, social, economic, and religious factors. Several Indian APT groups have now sped up collaboration on and executing scams, fraud, and large-scale targeted phishing campaigns to counter

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Threat of cyber warfare compels India to strengthen its cyber capabilities

Cyber warfare

India is closely fighting the contest to militarise cyberspace. This has been triggered by constant attacks by foreign actors on India’s cyberspace. Several Indian firms have continued to expand the cyber-arms culture by carrying out pro-government campaigns, attempted hackings, and even providing cyber-espionage resources that could also be used for legal, government processes. The aim has been to improve the

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China and India Lock Horns on Cyber Battleground, Each Trying to Outdo the Other

Chinese Malware

India-China tussle has moved from border clashes to the cyberspace. India remained the top five cyber-attacked countries throughout the year 2020, where almost 50 percent of cyber-attacks were attributed to China alone. Chinese malware attacks were against infrastructure, financial institutions and government agencies, undermining the national security. China started using its defensive and offensive cyber capabilities as early as 2003.

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Airtel Data Leak: After-Effects Could Go Beyond Revenue Impact

Airtel data leak

Over time, the lack of basic policies and unprotected servers has led to some of the biggest data security breaches in India. Despite the maximum number of bug bounty hunters, the cyberattacks have gone up manifold, compromising the user data. Moreover, it has also imposed monetary costs on enterprises. The recent Airtel data leak is one example, wherein a hacker

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