IIT-M professor V Kamakoti also happens to be on the board of the National Security Advisory Board.
Security experts say that WhatsApp does not need to open or read the messages to enable this feature.
China's re-naming of six places in Arunachal Pradesh does not change the reality on the ground.
The first challenge that any new nuclear-weaponed state faces is to simultaneously assure its adversaries that its assets will not be used imprudently while seeking to reap political-strategic value from the mere possession of the same.
Haldar also pointed out that there were reports of Maoists trying to forge links with existing armed militants of this region as stated by few linkmen.
A member in-charge of cyber security of a prestigious national security body was in for a rude shock when he found he was defrauded of Rs 19 lakh electronically in an apparent hacker attack.