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Mar 11, 2019
Researchers find marketplace on dark web that sells tools to commit identity theftNetworked machines use SSL/TLS certificates to authenticate themselves when connecting to each other.
Jan 07, 2019
The infamous WhatsApp Gold hoax is making a comeback; don't fall for itIf you get a message about Martinelli, just ignore it. It's an utterly pointless hoax.
Dec 21, 2018
China accuses US of 'fabricating facts' after two hackers charged with cyber crimeWestern governments, including the US' allies Britain and Australia, have accused Beijing of cyber-attacks. China described those claims as "purely made out of thin air", warning other countries to "stop deliberate defamation of China, so as not to damage... bilateral relations".
Dec 11, 2018
Spam was the most common way for cybercriminals to spread malware in 2018: ReportSpam campaigns disguised as delivery notifications, shopping invoices are popular ways to spread malware.
Nov 26, 2018
Indian bank frauds up, will continue to rise; root cause not addressed, says Deloitte surveyAccording to the third edition of Deloitte India Banking Fraud Survey released on Sunday, about 84 percent of survey respondents pointed to a substantial rise in fraud incidents.
Nov 11, 2018
India witnesses over 4.3 lakh cyber attacks from countries including China, RussiaRussia, US, China, Netherlands and Germany have altogether targeted India with 4,36,090 cyber attacks.
Oct 07, 2018
Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to Telangana bill to tackle sexual offenders, cybercrimes, bootlegging, drug-traffickingThrough the amendment, the Telangana government has included provisions under which selling of spurious seeds, insecticides, fertilisers, adulteration of food, making of fake documents, unauthorised selling of forest products and gambling are punishable crimes.
Oct 06, 2018
Russia military intelligence accused of hacking weapons database at The Hague; Moscow's 'cyber troops' face global criticismThe skills of Russia's hackers today developed from a tradition of excellent computing and programming skills dating back to the Soviet era. Many young Russians now may choose to work for the military and secret services for reasons of patriotism, some may still be more interested in the money.
Oct 04, 2018
UK defence minister calls Russia 'pariah state', accuses Moscow's spy agency of launching cyber attacks on civilian bodiesCyber experts from the UK have identified operatives from Russia's GRU military intelligence as being behind a string of high-profile incidents, including an attempted hack on the World Anti-Doping Agency in Switzerland last year.
Oct 01, 2018
Centre seeks to up the ante against cybercrimes; key steps include creating dedicated IT cadre, bringing in domain expertsIt is interesting to note that India has 120 crore telephone subscribers, 42 crore Internet subscribers, 28 crore mobile internet users and is ranked at the 23rd position out of 165 nations in Global Cybersecurity Index 2017 of the United Nations.