Cyber attack

Notwithstanding the havoc that it has wreaked throughout the world, the WannaCry ransomware has fetched, for the attackers, less than USD 65,000—that is approximately INR 40 lakhs. According to a...
May 16, 2017
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The WannaCry ransomware attack that hit computers across the world in the weekend, in what is being termed as one of the biggest global cyberattacks, has prompted the Indian government to issue...
May 15, 2017
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VMware study identifies key CIO priorities in India for the next three years. Conducted by Kantar IMRB, the study suggests how IT/ Data security is a key challenge organizations face in the mobile...
Mar 01, 2017
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“The credit/debit/ATM card frauds as detected by some of the largest banks were waiting to happen.” This is the inference of an ASSOCHAM-Mahindra SSG joint study. The study explains that India has...
Oct 24, 2016
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In a latest revelation, Yahoo admitted that at least 500 million user accounts were breached in 2014. As per the investigation, user data including names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of...
Sep 23, 2016
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“While attack sizes are decreasing, we continue to see an uptick in the number of attacks as launch tools grow increasingly pervasive and easy to use and monetize,” quotes the second Quarter, 2016...
Sep 17, 2016
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IT will fight back against ‘the big hack’ in 2016, as per Spiceworks security survey. As per the survey, IT leaders believe that the responsibility for organization’s security is in their hands and...
Jul 08, 2016
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CIOs in Asia Pacific need to analyse and understand the different phases of a cyber-attack to build better cyber defences in their corporate network, according to Fortinet – a leading high-...
Jul 08, 2016
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Insider data theft and malware attacks top the list of the most significant concerns for enterprise security executives, as per the latest report by Accenture. During last year, technology...
Jul 04, 2016
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Almost one-third (28%) security professionals admitted to have compromised their ethics to pass audit, as per latest research by FireMon, a security management vendor. The number of IT security...
Jul 01, 2016
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Companies that acknowledge that they are vulnerable to data breaches are the one that are damaged lesser and produce a better corporate result than others, accoording to a new report by telecom giant...
Jun 13, 2016
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PLATINUM, a targeted activity group, is carrying opportunistic attacks across South and South-east Asia. The group carries highly focused attacks seeking to steal sensitive intellectual property...
Jun 09, 2016
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Enterprises have moved to cloud and those left behind are working hard to take their companies ‘higher’. Despite the cloud services being widely accepted by the business throughout the world, the...
Jun 06, 2016
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A Pakistan based cyber attack group has been trying to exploit Indian government data by sending spear phishing emails to the government employees, as per a Fireeye blog. The cyber criminals sent an...
Jun 06, 2016
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Researchers have discovered new vulnerabilities arising out of memory deduplication. Memory de-duplication that has been used to reduce the load on physical memory, comes as a default feature in...
Jun 02, 2016
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India is the on hit list of China based advanced cyber espionage group, Sucklfly. The hacking software which targeted many countries globally carried maximum attacks against India, as per cyber...
May 19, 2016
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