Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money laundering and its prevention.
5. A comprehensive cybersecurity strategy is needed to foster and sustain trust in the digital ecosystem. Elaborate.(250 words)
Reference: Financial Express
Why this question:
The article explains how a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy is needed to foster and sustain trust in the digital ecosystem.
Key demand of the question:
Explain the need for a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy to foster and sustain trust in the digital ecosystem of the country.
Elaborate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the particular context. You must be defining key terms where ever appropriate, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.
Structure of the answer:
One can start by explaining the importance of security of cyberspace for India.
To start with explain the fact that the security of cyberspace is important not only because of the actions of individual participants but because the infrastructure of cyberspace is now fundamental to the functioning of national and international security systems, trade networks, emergency services, basic communications, etc. Then move on to explain the need for a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy. List down points in favour. Bring out challenges if any.
Conclude with its importance for India in multiple dimensions.