Home ministry plans legislative amendments to enable covert ops by law enforcement agencies in cyberspace
The government is planning to extend immunity to law enforcement agencies operatives to launch covert action against criminal gangs threatening the cyber landscape
Security researchers will continue to show how vulnerable Aadhaar is until UIDAI acknowledges them.
Ministry of Home Affairs set to launch web portal to register cybercrime complaints on a real-time basis
NCRB data has stated that Uttar Pradesh, followed by Maharashtra and Karnataka have the highest number of cybercrime cases.
Ukraine government warns of another cyber attack in the works that could hit the country infrastructure
Ukraine’s state security service SBU and the state-run CERT said the attack could take place 13-17 October when Ukraine celebrates Defender of Ukraine Day.
After an alert was issued last weekend about the spread of a new ransomware Trend Micro said no incidents involving Locky have been reported in India.
The central bank of Ukraine said on Friday it had warned state-owned and private lenders of the appearance of new malware.
The minister presented the data for the number of social media uniform resource locators (URLs) blocked during the last three years.
The number of computers reported infected by a global ransomware attack in India has more than doubled to around 193 on Thursday from a day ago.
Even after the Ransomware infected computers in India nearly doubled to 193, the government has assured that steps have been taken to prevent its spread.
Trying to instil confidence among people, Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said the ongoing cyber attack by ransomware virus 'WannaCrypt' had nearly zero impact in India.
The government on Sunday said it has activated a "preparedness and response mechanism" to prevent any major cyber attack from a new ransomware -- "Wannacry" -- which has infected computer systems around the world.
At a time when cyber attacks are increasing by the day, the government through its Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-in) on Tuesday launched "Cyber Swachhta Kendra" - a new desktop and mobile security solution for a secure cyberspace in the country.
Technology based companies have appreciated government's push for digital economy and cyber security measures announced in the Union budget today.
While welcoming the government's move to establish the Computer Emergency Response Team for Financial Sector (CERT-Fin) to curb hacking and securing online data, cyber experts on Wednesday said much more is needed to be done in order to safeguard our computer networks and payment gateways as India aims to go digital.
Blame it on systems that are built around technologies with weaker protocols which are inherently more vulnerable, India has witnessed a 350 percent rise in cyber crime cases from 2011-2014, an Assocham-PwC joint study revealed on Thursday.