Pegasus and its Effects in International Realm

  • Jai Khurana
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  • Jai Khurana

    Student at Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, New Delhi, India

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Abstract

There has been evidence of Cyber-attacks from the beginning of the Digital World. Attacks and Cyber-security have grown in their impact and capability at an alarming level respectively. Cyber realm had a tremendous breakthrough in July 2021 when Pegasus Spyware was introduced by the NSO Group, Israel to the world. Pegasus can have major effects on each and every industry in the world. International Grounds may see major changes depending upon the intentions for usage of the said software. The impact can be boon or bane in the areas ranging from National Security to Human Rights. Trade also may fluctuate depending on the opportunities and threats each country face on hard, soft and structural powers. Major concern arises on the topic of how countries react on facing the said attack on an International level. There have been speculations on how the spyware can benefit on areas regarding Human Rights. Major opinion states the potential damage Pegasus can cause is tremendous and it needs to be controlled otherwise, it can lead to great chaos.

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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 4, Issue 5, Page 80 - 90

DOI: https://doij.org/10.10000/IJLMH.111875

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