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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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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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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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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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