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INDIA CAN COUNTER PAKISTAN’S NEWEST CYBER CAPABILITIES, GEARED AT STRIKING INDIA & AFGHANISTAN

Pakistani Malware

Part of the blame for the instability and full disarray in Afghanistan has been placed on Pakistani malware. Some experts claimed that if it hadn’t been for Pakistan’s assistance, the Taliban would have failed miserably in their attempt to take control of Afghanistan. Evidences suggested that Pakistan was constantly targeting Afghanistan in the cyberspace, amid the growing threat from Taliban.

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INDIA IS FINDING SOLUTIONS TO ESCALATING CYBERCRIMES BY INCREASING OFFENSIVE CYBER CAPABILITIES

Indian cyber offensive

As the investigation and security sector is rapidly evolving, the threats of data breaches have increased two-folds. Today, protection against cybercrime has become an urgent necessity for developing countries like India. The government is now keeping a check on Indian offensive cyber capabilities. In the wake of the 2020 Mumbai Grid Attack and the 2019 malware attack on the country’s

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IN THE FACE OF RISING CYBER-ALERTS, INDIA ENTERS ACTIVE CYBER-THREAT PREVENTION MODE

CERT-in

The cyber threats and vulnerabilities in the Indian ecosystem have only grown over time. Following the severity of cyberattacks, India’s top cyber security agency CERT-In has issued alerts and advisories to protect computers and networks on a regular basis. As a part of formulating draft National Cyber Security Strategy 2021 (NCSS2021), the government had empanelled 58 security auditing organisations to

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INDIA IS EMBROILED IN A WEB OF ALLEGATIONS OVER THE USE OF ISRAELI SPYWARE PEGASUS

Pegasus spyware

The Fifth-generation war is a war of perspectives and India aims to improve its position by becoming the most targeting nation amid the changing war composition. In order to do so, the country is developing both the offensive and defensive cyber capabilities taking help from both the domestic and foreign firms. A recently disclosed data that suggested India’s use of

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INDIA’S PREPAREDNESS FOR STATE-SPONSORED APT ATTACKS IS IMPROVING

APT attacks

As cybercriminals targeted various sectors of the Indian infrastructure, including businesses and financial service firms, the country has decided to bring a section of sovereignty in the upcoming cybersecurity plan. It would not only protect Indian cyberspace against the growing APT attacks but also build up India’s cyber offensive capabilities to fight the adversaries. While speaking about the new cyber

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Pakistani APT Group Imitates Indian Cyber Operation Methods to Deliver Malware Attack

SideCopy

Creating secure cyberspace in India has become more strenuous in the wake of persistent cyberattacks on the country. The malware attacks by adversaries have not only targeted the critical infrastructure in India but have advanced to the government and the military sector too. As a developing country, India possesses cyber offensive and defensive capabilities that could ward off attacks from

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India is Formulating National Cyber Strategy While Building Cyberwarfare Capacity

National Cyber Strategy

Over time, state-led or non-state hybrid warfare has multiplied the cybercrime attack options with higher frequency throughout the globe. In India, geopolitical tensions have sped up the process of developing offensive and defensive cyber capabilities. In addition, the government is also looking to unveil a national cyber strategy that would holistically cover the entire Indian cyberspace ecosystem. In a recent

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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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India Ranks in Third-tier Countries on a Spectrum of Cyber Warfare Capabilities

cyber warfare

In the wake of persistent cyber warfare attacks and data breaches, India has been looked down upon within the security community multiple times. The existing crises and conflicts that were previously fought at the borders and consumed the national capacities have now occupied Indian cyberspace. The world is witnessing the use of cyber tools to avoid and counter compromise on

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