Topic: basics of cyber security;
2. In light of the snowballing instances of cybercrimes and cyber bullying of girls and women, deliberate upon the challenges associated and suggest suitable measures to address it. (250 words)
Reference: The Hindu
Why the question:
Question is amidst increasing instances of cybercrimes and cyber bullying of girls and women.
Key Demand of the question:
Discuss in detail the reasons for rising incidences of cybercrimes and cyber bullying of girls and women.
Deliberate – Weigh up to what extent something is true. Persuade the reader of your argument by citing relevant research but also remember to point out any flaws and counter- arguments as well. Conclude by stating clearly how far you agree with the original proposition.
Structure of the answer:
Present key data suggesting the dismal conditions of women and girls with cybercrimes and cyber bullying.
Explain first the concerns broadly such as the gender violence – Instances of non-consensual sharing of images online to threaten and shame girls and women amount to a form of gender violence and raise serious questions about the existing mindsets of the youngsters indulging in such acts.
Discuss the context of growing digital presence; growing trend of digital presence in the form of social media usage.
Explain the issues associated with it.
Suggest way forward; recommend solutions to address the solutions.