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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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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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Government of India is Smartly Outsourcing Offensive Cyber Capabilities from Private Players

Offensive cyber

Following the increasing dependence on Information Technology, the constantly rising cases of cyberattacks have become a huge problem. Multiple firms have improved their defensive and offensive cyber capabilities, fostering a series of strategies to become cyber resilient. India ranks 21 in a report on National Cyber Power Index 2020 (NCPI), published by Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at

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Indian Mogul Anant Bindal Expands Offensive Cyber Business in UAE through Stratign

Anant Bindal

The rapid growth of cyberspaces throughout the world has brought an increase in cybersecurity-related bilateral agreements. To understand the extensive nature of the cyber threat, whilst securing cyberspaces, the countries are collaborating on cybersecurity efforts and initiatives at a global level. The aim has been to expand their cyber business and gain global recognition. Recently, an Indian mogul – Anant

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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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Can India Counter Chinese Cyber Warfare with its Offensive Cyber Operations?

chinese cyber warfare

The revelations of the Mumbai power outage of October 2020, which left the railways, stock market, hospitals, and a population of 20-million in Mumbai high and dry for several hours, has raised questions of whether India could counter Chinese cyber warfare in the future. Today cyber power has become a part of the country’s strength. The cases of espionage, cyber

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CyberRoot Gets in the Spotlight as an Indian Hack-for-Hire Group

CyberRoot

In the age of cyber conflict, information warfare has become a tool for influencing operations, legal and strategic analyses, and sometimes, even international politics. Cyberspace often remains the most leveraged platform to conduct information operations, as cyber firms continue to grow their global presence. Although India still has a long way to go when it comes to offensive cyber capabilities,

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