Category Archives: Social Media

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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New Report Highlights Aglaya’s Connection with Dark Matter

Srivastava Group

Web-based technologies have become crucial in spreading disinformation. A month after the EU DisinfoLab brought into light the wide-scale pro-India disinformation campaign that harmed Pakistan’s integrity, another similar report has been published. While the DisinfoLab’s report – Indian Chronicles – dove deep into the vast 15-year global operation, and named several individuals and registered-website domains with several untraceable and unidentifiable

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Twitter into Action, amid Indian Farmers Protest that Allegedly Instigated Anti-India Agenda

Indian Farmers protest

Twitter has been doing a good job in blocking hate symbols, abusive behaviour, detecting unhealthy or unsafe communication on its platform that violates privacy and manipulates authenticity to fool masses. It has tried to advance its detection ability and has banned accounts that chose not to abide by its policies. But the bigger question is how helpful has it been

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Pakistan’s Cyber Recruitment to Respond to India’s Anti-Terror Crackdown

Cyber Recruitment

Pakistan-based terror groups have once again resorted to methods to revive terror in Jammu and Kashmir. A data suggests that the intelligence agency and terror groups in Pakistan are using applications in cyber and mobile space for the newest cyber recruitment to spread terrorism. This comes after the Indian security forces continue to crack down on Pakistan’s efforts in spreading

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Indian Startups Take on Big Tech, Join Atmanirbhar Digital India Foundation

Atmanirbhar Digital India Foundation

In view of the stagnant businesses caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indian startups have joined hands to form Atmanirbhar Digital India Foundation (ADIF), hoping for a better business environment. It has been expected that the indigenous startup association would act as a body representing the Indian technology firms, ensuring their growth and overall development to the country’s digital economy.

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