Topic: Basics of cyber security
4) India is one of the few countries which still does not have a dedicated cyber component in its military. Why and how should India prepare for cyber warfare? Examine. (250 Words)
Why this question?
Cyber Warfare is an important topic. Important for Mains.
Key demand of the question:
Why and how India should prepare for cyber warfare. Remember it’s Warfare related question and not a general question on cyber security.
Examine: Write relevant facts and information as demanded by the question. If any opinions are there, quote them as expert’s opinions.
Structure of Answer:
In the introduction write how India might face cyber warfare threats from assertive China and how it’s not ready to face such a war.
Write definition of cyber warfare and its components.
In the body, in TWO Mains parts, examine why and how India should prepare for cyber warfare. Give good examples. Highlight China angle.
In the conclusion, write about the need for preventing such wars through good preparedness.