Tag Archives: Information Warfare

SOCIAL ENGINEERING IS INDISPENSIBLE FOR CYBER PROFESSIONALS IN INDIA

social engineering

In the war of information and perception, social engineering has emerged as an important concept to target developing nations like India. Ranging from malicious activities such as breaching security to tricking users into gaining access to their sensitive data, these attacks have happened in more than one step. Roscoe Pound propounded the doctrine of social engineering, under the Sociological School

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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 Adopts a Two-Pronged Approach to Mitigate Cyberattacks

Information warfare

The information warfare between India and its neighbouring rivals is steadily increasing, owing to the rapid evolution of cyberspace. As a result, India is building offensive cyber capabilities and simultaneously strengthening the policies to prevent future cyberattacks. India has had several cases of information warfare, and other forms of conflict inflicted upon by the rival nations to achieve information superiority.

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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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Resurrection of Non-State Actors Can Help India Win the Information Warfare Battle

information warfare

Information warfare has become an important aspect in the present world. Both the state and non-state actors have been drawn towards the distinct form of conflict. Information superiority is achieved either by affecting the adversary information, information systems, and computer-based networks while defending one’s information, systems, or networks. Developed countries like the US, Russia, China, etc. have called information warfare

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