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How can we deal with increasing Cyber Crimes?

Background:-
  • Around 11,592 cases of cyber crimes were reported across India in 2015, the number is 26 folds more than the cases reported in 2006 accounting 453 cases.
  • Financial fraud and identity theft are the most common cyber crimes. A
cyber-attack
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Is India prepared enough to handle cyber attacks?

Yes :-
  • National Technical Research organization (NRTO), which was formed in 2004, provides technical intelligence to internal and external security.
  • Computer Emergency Response Team(CERT)-India notifies concerned regarding cyber attacks, analyses the vulnerability.
  • National Cyber Security Policy, 2013 aims at protecting
wifi
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Free WiFi Spots – Beneficial or not?

In Favor :-
  • Free WiFi spots help ‘Digital India‘ Scheme. These spots can encourage the usage of internet.
  • This will help students and unemployed, who is in need of internet access but cannot afford it.
  • Free WiFi at railway stations
Smart cities Mission - Benefits & Challenges
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Smart Cities Mission – Benefits & Challenges

Theme:
  • On 25th June 2015, the government of India launched ‘Smart Cities Mission‘.
Background:
  • The concept of ‘Smart cities‘ was born in 2008 when IBM introduced this concept as a part of its ‘Smarter Planet Initiative‘.
  • There are some successful