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'Indian sites prone to cyber-attacks by Pakistan during key events':  CIA-backed company

Feb 12, 2016

'Indian sites prone to cyber-attacks by Pakistan during key events': CIA-backed company

India-Pakistan rivalry has spilled over into cyberspace through hacktivism and even "state-sponsored" attacks with popular Indian websites more prone to such strikes during high-profile events like cricket matches and Independence Day, a CIA-backed threat intelligence company has said. #facebook #Pakistan #CIA #NewsTracker #Hacktivism #Recorded Future
Website of Tibet's government-in-exile hacked

Aug 13, 2013

Website of Tibet's government-in-exile hacked

Security researchers say the website of Tibet's government-in-exile has been rigged to infect the computers of Chinese-speaking visitors, the latest in a series of cyberattacks against Tibetan activists. #China #Hacking #Hacktivism #hackers #Tibet #Government-in-exile
McAfee Threats Report Shows Global Expansion Of Cybercrime

Nov 15, 2012

McAfee Threats Report Shows Global Expansion Of Cybercrime

Report explores evolution of ransomware, shows malware topping 100 million samples and finds database breaches at all-time high. #Hacktivism #McAfee #Cybercrime #threat
Why no one came to the Anonymous India protest

Jun 11, 2012

Why no one came to the Anonymous India protest

Why were so many people who knew about the protest not keen to actually show up? Is it because of apathy or because they don't know what their rights are? #Hacktivism #Azad Maidan #Anonymous #InsecureNet #Internet censorship #The Pirate Bay #Anonymous India
Cyberhacking: Last year was about activism, not money

Mar 22, 2012

Cyberhacking: Last year was about activism, not money

The Verizon 2012 Data Breach Investigations Report said that in 2011, about 58 percent of data stolen were attributed to hacktivism. #NewsTracker #Hacktivism #Verizon 2012 Data Breach Investigations Report'
Hacktivists Responsible For Most Data Theft In 2011: Survey

Mar 22, 2012

Hacktivists Responsible For Most Data Theft In 2011: Survey

Cyber security analysts said that they expect hacktivism to continue, though it may not be as severe. #Hacktivism #Security #Cybercrime #telecommunication #Verizon #Data theft #hacktivist
2011 Security Round Up

Dec 28, 2011

2011 Security Round Up

Dubbed as 'The Year of Hack', 2011 was marked by change, challenge, and chaos in information security history. #Hacktivism #Security #McAfee #Malware #attack #threat #Michael Sentonas #Hack
Global hacking heightens need for better digital defence

Aug 04, 2011

Global hacking heightens need for better digital defence

The McAfee report revealed prolonged five year cyber attacks. But there is very little to indicate that significant changes over digital protection will be enacted by companies and governments worldwide. #NewsTracker #Hacking #Hacktivism #Cyberspace
Operation Shady RAT: India-Pak hackers flex muscles

Aug 04, 2011

Operation Shady RAT: India-Pak hackers flex muscles

While hackers leave childish messages on websites as they thump their chests, real cyber criminals are making the internet a much more dangerous place than it used to be. #HowThisWorks #China #Pentagon #Hacktivism #Cyberwarfare #Pakistani Cyber Army
Hackers? Heck, no, they're      'anti-corruption hactivists'

Jul 06, 2011

Hackers? Heck, no, they're 'anti-corruption hactivists'

From the intrusions to the IMF web site to Monday's fake Twitter posts announcing Obama's suicide, "antisec" hacktivists appear here to stay. #Twitter #TheBackStory #Hacktivism #Script Kiddies #AntiSec