Date Added: Jun 2009
Many countries, including India are facing terrorism from many internal as well external forces. Terrorism should not be related with metallic weapons only but also related with the digital threats. Cyber warfare makes use of new type of armaments with various destructive effects on the target. Cyber weapons are usually programs with the objective to defend or attack a target. These digital weapons are freely available on the internet but some are kept private or are commercial. In Cyber warfare, there is no major difference between military and civilian infrastructure because non-military targets are also indirectly involved with military establishments.