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People’s carelessness blamed for card theft

Around 33% of Indian consumers store their bank account, credit, debit card, ATM passwords, Aadhaar details in email, mobile and computers

06 Sep 2021 2:28 AM

Cyber criminals hack tech company whose software is used by US state and local governments

The extent of the breach is unclear, but the company Tyler Technologies told customers that it affected only internal files.

24 Sep 2020 7:53 PM

Get Aarogya Setu from Google, Apple app stores only, Pakistan collecting data via fake links: Police

Some people have been receiving malicious links via WhatsApp and SMS, the police said in its cyber security alert

06 May 2020 6:11 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

'Zoombombed', Singapore halts use of Zoom videoconferencing for education

Hackers 'zoombomb' video calls mainly because users tend to hold public meetings out of convenience, instead of password protected ones

10 Apr 2020 6:34 PM


Beware: Attackers find new ways to avoid detection when compromising email accounts

Hackers monitor, track activity to learn and then launch phishing attacks.

11 Feb 2020 7:27 AM

US cracks down on Russian 'Evil Corp' hackers after USD 100 million spree

Evil Corp is alleged to be behind an ever-evolving family of malicious software known as Dridex.

07 Dec 2019 6:00 PM

Hackers steal USD 49 million in cryptocurrency

Upbit estimates it to take at least two weeks for the deposit and withdrawal to resume.

28 Nov 2019 7:45 AM

Report: Your stolen medical records are as worthy on the dark web as a credit card

Before a check-up or an admission, hospitals generally require a patient’s personal and financial credentials, which can be used to scam.

14 Sep 2019 1:50 AM

Hackers may be listening to what you type

Acoustic signals, or sound waves, produced when we type on a computer keyboard can successfully be picked up by a smartphone.

19 Aug 2019 7:34 AM


Police officers' personal information stolen in data breach

Hackers took off with information for roughly 2,500 officers and 17,500 officer applicants.

31 Jul 2019 7:35 AM

Western intelligence hacked 'Russia's Google' Yandex to spy on accounts

Western cyberattacks against Russia are seldom acknowledged or spoken about in public.

28 Jun 2019 8:14 AM

'123456' continues to be the worst password of all time

While a combination of numbers made up the top 10, ‘qwerty’, ‘password’ were also used by more than 3 million accounts.

24 Apr 2019 10:43 AM

Microsoft admits hackers accessed email accounts

The company has started notifying affected users, which it believes to be a ‘small group’.

16 Apr 2019 10:16 AM

Microsoft: Seizure of sites Iranian hackers used for attacks

Hackers did so by tricking people in those organizations to click on malicious links disguised to resemble brands, including Microsoft.

28 Mar 2019 11:06 AM


Hackers attacked one million-plus Asus users through malicious update

Moscow-based cyber security provider Kaspersky Lab said the attack took place between June and November last year.

26 Mar 2019 12:49 PM

State-sponsored cyberattacks on banks on the rise

Out of 94 cases of cyberattacks reported as financial crimes since 2007, the attackers behind 23 of them are believed to be state-sponsored.

24 Mar 2019 11:48 AM

Citrix Systems says hackers gained access to its internal network

Citrix did not mention the specific documents that may have been accessed by the hackers.

09 Mar 2019 10:44 AM

Software pirates use Apple tech to put hacked apps on iPhones

Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon Go, Minecraft are some of the hacked apps.

14 Feb 2019 11:14 AM

China hacked Norway to steal secrets

Visma took the decision to talk publicly about the breach to raise industry awareness about the hacking campaign.

07 Feb 2019 10:11 AM