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Man arrested for Jio data leak says he was working on a search engine: Report
News & Analysis

Man arrested for Jio data leak says he was working on a search engine: Report

The arrested computer science dropout told the police that he had made the website as he wanted to provide Jio user data through it.

SC reserves order on Aadhaar: Privacy act is urgent requirement to save India from dangers of data breach
India

SC reserves order on Aadhaar: Privacy act is urgent requirement to save India from dangers of data breach

A comprehensive privacy law in India is an urgent requirement simply because a misuse of personal data due to a possible breach may harm citizens much beyond their current predicament of being hinged to an electronic leash

McDonald's says app, website don't store financial data after blogger claims company leaks data
Business

McDonald's says app, website don't store financial data after blogger claims company leaks data

Fastfood major McDonald's said on Saturday that its website and mobile app do not store financial data of customers, after an independent blog claimed that the company was leaking personal data of over 2.2 million users in India.

 JPMorgan shocker: US probing 83 million customer records theft
International

JPMorgan shocker: US probing 83 million customer records theft

Cybercrime experts warned that the hack could fuel years of fraud

Congress needs to work faster on cyber security legislation: Obama administration
World

Congress needs to work faster on cyber security legislation: Obama administration

Terming cyber threats as one of the greatest national security dangers, the US has said Obama administration has significantly enhanced government's capabilities to address this challenge.

ECB says contact data stolen from database, market-sensitive data unaffected
Biztech

ECB says contact data stolen from database, market-sensitive data unaffected

The ECB said it discovered the theft when it received an anonymous email seeking money for the data.

New hopes for US data breach law collide with old reality
World

New hopes for US data breach law collide with old reality

Data thefts at US retailers have rekindled enthusiasm in Congress for a single federal law on how customers should be notified about such breaches, but those efforts face the same roadblock as in the past: dozens of overlapping state laws already in place.

Why your MTNL connection could expose you to digital identity thefts
Tech

Why your MTNL connection could expose you to digital identity thefts

At present, India does not have an all-encompassing privacy law to deal with data breaches though the Department of Personnel and Training has been working on a draft privacy law for three years now.

Why your MTNL connection could expose you to digital identity thefts
News & Analysis

Why your MTNL connection could expose you to digital identity thefts

At present, India does not have an all-encompassing privacy law to deal with data breaches though the Department of Personnel and Training has been working on a draft privacy law for three years now.

Indian CISOs Gear Up To Tackle New Age Threats
Biztech

Indian CISOs Gear Up To Tackle New Age Threats

Indian economy is facing a tough time. Amidst such an unstable scenario, a serious cyber breach/attack can dent a company's balance sheet and image in a not-so-good way.

Worried about malware and data theft? Stay safe with a USB Condom
News & Analysis

Worried about malware and data theft? Stay safe with a USB Condom

With the advent of the smartphone, we’ve been inflicted with a disease called low-batteritis. Anyone who has a smartphone these days know how unreliable

Insider steals data on 2 million Vodafone Germany clients
News & Analysis

Insider steals data on 2 million Vodafone Germany clients

Cellphone and broadband provider Vodafone Deutschland says it was the target of a large-scale data theft affecting the personal details of 2 million German customers.

Insider steals data on 2 million Vodafone Germany clients
Business

Insider steals data on 2 million Vodafone Germany clients

Cellphone and broadband provider Vodafone Deutschland says it was the target of a large-scale data theft affecting the personal details of 2 million German customers.

Employee Missteps Among Top Causes Of Data Theft
Biztech

Employee Missteps Among Top Causes Of Data Theft

Employee error is one of the main causes of internal IT security incidents which lead to the leakage of confidential corporate data, finds Kaspersky Lab.

Cyber attacks on stock exchanges put markets at risk
News & Analysis

Cyber attacks on stock exchanges put markets at risk

Around half of the world's securities exchanges were the target of cyber-attacks last year, according to a paper...

Australia Central Bank Says No Information Lost In Cyber Attacks
Biztech

Australia Central Bank Says No Information Lost In Cyber Attacks

Australia's central bank confirmed that it had been targeted by cyber attacks and that no data had been lost or systems compromised.

Exposing One Of China's Cyber Espionage Groups: Report
Biztech

Exposing One Of China's Cyber Espionage Groups: Report

Mandiant has released a detailed report exposing a multi-year espionage campaign by one of the largest Advanced Persistent Threat groups.

Employees Steal Corporate Data And Don't Believe It's Wrong
Biztech

Employees Steal Corporate Data And Don't Believe It's Wrong

Half of employees who left or lost their jobs in the last 12 months kept confidential corporate data, according to Symantec, and 40 percent plan to use it in their new jobs.

Data Breaches Get Personal: Symantec Intelligence Report, 2012
Biztech

Data Breaches Get Personal: Symantec Intelligence Report, 2012

What may seem surprising is that a person's real name is by far the most common item to be stolen in a data breach, where it is obtained 55 percent of the time.

Malicious program that can steal data unearthed
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Malicious program that can steal data unearthed

Kaspersky Lab has announced the discovery of miniFlame, a small and highly flexible malicious program, which has been designed to steal data, and control infected...