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PM Modi's Twitter account hacked, asked followers for donations via cryptocurrency

Faked tweets were sent from 45 accounts and hackers accessed private messages in 36 and downloaded Twitter data from seven, company said

03 Sep 2020 9:50 AM

Twitter hackers who carried out Bitcoin scam arrested, one a teen, and two youth

They scammed people of more than USD 100,000 dollars worth bitcoin by hacking Twitter accounts of celebrities and posting a fake giveaway.

01 Aug 2020 2:57 AM

Warning messages will pop-up on Facebook Messenger if you're chatting with a potential scammer

The safety notices will pop up if activity taking place in the background is deemed suspicious by artificial intelligence software.

21 May 2020 8:37 PM

In the wake of #BoisLockerRoom, CBSE issues cyber safety advisory for students

Students are told to block and if need be report as soon as possible if someone makes them uncomfortable on a social networking site.

20 May 2020 6:46 PM

Army tells personnel to follow cyber safety precautions while using Aarogya Setu app

Soldiers have been told to ensure their phones have antivirus protection

15 Apr 2020 8:29 PM


Zoom security further compromised as 500,000 Zoom accounts sold on dark web, says report

Hackers are selling users’ email addresses, passwords, personal meeting URLs and host keys, including of companies like Citibank

14 Apr 2020 4:30 PM

Use of Facial recognition technology not a concern for a large number of Indians, says Survey

Over three-fourths of 1,000 people surveyed by cybersecurity firm Nortonlifelock supported the use of facial recognition for law enforcement

07 Apr 2020 6:43 PM

Get a pay hike by upskilling in AI, Data Science, Cloud Computing or cybersecurity

A survey of 1,750 techies by learning platform Simplilearn said 33% of professionals took up courses to give them a salary boost

05 Mar 2020 8:13 PM

Blockchain-tech by SRM university teams on urban farming, secure police complaints wins US hackathon

Urbanbowl and SecureNote, two projects by the students, won awards at one of the top blockchain technology development platforms

05 Mar 2020 4:10 PM

Indian businesses most likely to have 'high impact' of cybersecurity incidents

The report highlights that India is most likely to have a 'high' impact (58 per cent) of cybersecurity incidents.

22 Jan 2020 9:29 AM


India witnessed a dip in cybersecurity threats

From 2018 and 2019 there has been a moderate decrease in the number of attacks targeted at India.

22 Jan 2020 6:59 AM

Complex cyber crime threats to continue in 2020

Cryptominers dominated the malware landscape across industries last year.

17 Jan 2020 8:00 AM

Kaspersky makes corporate security predictions for 2020

Here are some trends that Kaspersky is expecting to emerge with technological advancements in the year 2020.

14 Jan 2020 7:20 PM

5 cybersecurity startups to look out for in 2020

The industry will soon become a billion-dollar industry in India.

06 Jan 2020 11:33 AM

Malware broker behind US hacks is now teaching computer skills in China

A reuters reporter saw Yu Pingan, a previously punished criminal hacker teaching courses such as internet security in Shanghai.

25 Dec 2019 1:55 PM


Cybersecurity researchers say these were the major internet security events of 2019

Akamai has compiled State of the Internet 2019 report covering a wide range of securities based on data from its Intelligent Edge Platform,

19 Dec 2019 12:45 PM

2020 cybersecurity policy has to enable global collaboration

The rapid expansion of digital penetration in India brings with it the need to strengthen cybersecurity.

12 Dec 2019 1:20 AM

How not to make use of Black Friday sales

The result of the Black Friday deals mania, is often unsafe web browsing and online shopping using unsecured public networks.

29 Nov 2019 10:00 AM

Report exposes 146 vulnerabilities in pre-installed softwares of 27 mobile brands

A number of brands listed in it are widely used in India, such as Xiaomi, Infinix, Tecno, Coolpad and Lava

17 Nov 2019 6:38 PM

FYI: Finding out what data apps really collect

Some developers may abuse your trust by stealthily collecting information unrelated to their app’s functionality.

07 Nov 2019 3:29 PM