Cyber Warfare in the Indian Context

The Cyber Space

The contemporary era is characterised by what has been described as the ‘information revolution’. This is a phenomenon in which automated processes are activated to marshal and manipulate huge volumes of digitised...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Cyber Security

PLA’s Information Warfare Capabilities on an Upward Trajectory

In end February this year, Chinese President Xi Jinping formed a new working group at the apex level on cyber security and information security. While this was seen as the political leadership’s renewed efforts in underlining the threats and...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Cyber Security, China, Neighbourhood Studies

Dimensions of Cyber Security in India

Preamble

This is the information age and therefore like all lucrative assets of the past ages, information assets must be an object of competition and conflict – and in extreme cases, warfare. This conflict is being played out in a...

National Security and Strategic Studies, Cyber Security, Technological and Scientific Studies

Preparing for Cyberwar - A National Perspective

On November 12th, 2011 Maj. Gen. Moghaddam, the "architect" of Iran's missile program, was showing a new type of warhead for nuclear weapon capable missile Sejil 2, to a group of experts for their comments, at a site about 50 Kms from Tehran....

National Security and Strategic Studies, Cyber Security