our dependency and vulnerability towards computers
is becoming almost universal, the false resilience
and reliability of the cyberspace is being exposed
through recent system breakdowns caused due to extremely
minor human errors and absence of adequate backup.
In these days of cost cutting, CEOs and governments
see cyber maintenance as a luxury, which itself has
become a reason for its fragility.
* This article was originally
published in the Frontline Print edition: June 23,