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Cybersecurity in India: Escalating Threats and Responses



  Nov 07, 2023

Cybersecurity Concerns in India



Rise in Cyberattacks

Between 2021 and 2023, India experienced a significant increase in state-sponsored cyberattacks, especially targeting IT firms and government agencies.

Sector Impact

The IT and BPO sectors in India were among the most affected, with SMEs also seeing a considerable rise in cyber threats.

Global Comparison

India is witnessing a proportionally higher rate of cyberattacks compared to the global average.

Source of Attacks

There has been a shift from traditional sources of cyber threats, with a notable increase in attacks originating from China, Russia, and North Korea, as opposed to Pakistan.

Need for Robust Cybersecurity

The situation underscores the necessity for better enforcement of cybersecurity policies and the development of sophisticated countermeasures to protect against advanced cyber threats.

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