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Beware! This cybergang upgraded its malicious toolset with Android spyware

The group has been active in the threat landscape for several years, it has upgraded its arsenal in 2017 with new malicious tools.

31 Oct 2017 3:50 PM

Love in the time of Cybersecurity: Are online dating apps safe?

The most popular mobile online dating apps (Tinder, Bumble, OkCupid, Mamba, Happn, Paktor), are identified as the main threats for users.

30 Oct 2017 2:52 PM

US warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms

The agencies warned that hackers had succeeded in compromising some targeted networks, but did not identify specific victims.

23 Oct 2017 12:55 PM

Cyber-attacks are going beyond Financial Services and Banking Sectors

Digitisation has not only revolutionised business models but also resulted in crime probing slowly into the cyber world.

18 Oct 2017 1:19 PM

Researchers uncover flaw that makes Wi-Fi vulnerable to hacks

CERT New Zealand and CERT India asked users to apply security updates.

17 Oct 2017 10:08 AM


Help elderly fight cyber fraud: Police tells youth

Ask youngsters to help them with online transactions.

17 Oct 2017 2:06 AM

Symantec CEO says source code reviews pose unacceptable risk

Tech companies have been under increasing pressure to allow the Russian government to examine source code.

11 Oct 2017 11:44 AM

Hacking the election: security flaws need fixing, researchers say

A report with detailed findings from a July hacker conference which demonstrated how voting machines could be manipulated.

11 Oct 2017 11:20 AM

UK proposes internet firm levy with web safety plan

Strategy is designed to tackle bullying, abuse and other risks for children and vulnerable users.

11 Oct 2017 9:52 AM

Researchers warn of cyber risks for Olympic Games

Hackers could do damage by infiltrating stadium or scoring systems, or by releasing sensitive data on athletes.

11 Oct 2017 9:34 AM


Study reveals widespread online harassment in India

The level of online harassment in India was extremely concerning.

09 Oct 2017 8:41 AM

Here's how nation-state backed threat actors steal from each other

Accurate threat intelligence relies on identifying the patterns and tools that signpost a particular threat actor.

06 Oct 2017 10:36 AM

Russian hackers stole US cyber secrets from NSA: reports

The hack would mark the latest in a series of breaches of classified data from the secretive intelligence agency.

06 Oct 2017 8:06 AM

Every third ICS computer under attack was in manufacturing companies

The peak of attackers’ activity was registered in March, after which the proportion of computers attacked gradually declined in April-June.

04 Oct 2017 11:22 AM

How threat actors conduct complicated attacks at the lowest cost

It is becoming more and more common for threat actors to not use expensive attack techniques, such as zero-day vulnerabilities

29 Sep 2017 9:03 AM


Third party cybersecurity failures cost businesses the most

According to the report: the most costly cybersecurity breaches for businesses of all sizes result from the failures of third parties.

22 Sep 2017 1:41 PM

Hackers were snooping inside Equifax as of march

The attackers then essentially cased the Equifax system for several weeks, the Journal reported.

21 Sep 2017 10:16 AM

Kaspersky Lab introduces next generation of its Private Security Network

The renewed Kaspersky Private Security Network offers additional customization options to meet the demands of enterprise customers.

08 Sep 2017 1:01 PM

More than four million Time Warner Cable records exposed in leak

About four million Time Warner Cable records containing details of its customers were found unsecured on an Amazon server last month.

02 Sep 2017 9:25 AM

Social media allows cyber attackers to access personal info

RBI Deputy Governor B P Kanungo said social media platforms provide opportunities for cyber attackers to access information of individuals

01 Sep 2017 8:38 PM