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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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India Seeks US’ Help to Counter Adversaries in Cyberspace

Indian cyberspace

In order to mitigate the scaling confrontation in the Indian cyberspace from both China and Pakistan, India is now taking help from specialised foreign organisations, like the US. Meanwhile, the country is constantly maintaining its relations with Russia to make the country cyber resilient. Some of the experts believe that partnership with the US is not conducive in terms of

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Indian Hackers Defend State Interests amid Surge in Attacks on Government Entities

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Ethical hacking in India has made large strides, but the fears attached with the word ‘hacker’ still seem to be intact. Today, several Indian hackers with programming and coding skills are supporting state interests. Both nation-states and non-state actors with significant capabilities are together shaping India’s cyber threat landscape. In the wake of new cyber threats, several individual hackers have

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Indian Chronicles exposes Srivastava Group’s pro-India Campaigns

In the process of unearthing increasing social disinformation campaigns doing the rounds, EU DisinfoLab, a non-profit organisation designed to track and reveal covert activities, has yet again highlighted the Srivastava Group (SG) of India in a recently-published report. ‘Indian Chronicles’ dove deep into a vast 15-year global operation, where several pro-India disinformation campaigns, launched by firms like Srivastava Group, targeted

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India Needs More Private Firms like Phronesis to Step up Offensive Cyber Game

Phronesis

Over time, security researchers have consistently warned that Chinese hacker groups have been attacking several organisations worldwide. This risk has become greater in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, where India has become the most attacked nation in cyberspace, since it is apparently not able to predict most of the attacks originating from China. One of the Chinese state-sponsored cyberespionage actors

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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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