Cybersecurity can't be seen in isolation, it has to be a concerted international effort, says ex-DHS cybersec chief Sean McGurk
From digital identity, digital banking and data usage, India is ideally positioned to provide worldwide leadership in the digital era
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India has seen its share of data breaches and security hacks recently and is being quickly identified as one of the most affected geographies world over.
India has a talented workforce and access to all the tools to safeguard its systems, yet it is unprepared to handle a massive cyber attack.
FedEx joins a string of companies that reported big drops in earnings because of the NotPetya virus, which hit on June 29.
Global losses due to cyber attacks, including the cost of damage control and productivity loss, amounted to as much as $4 billion in the first half of 2017.
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.
Locky ransomware rose to prominence in 2016 following a number of high-profile infections and at one point became one of the most common forms of malware.
Bharti Airtel and cyber security provider Symantec have inked a strategic alliance to protect customers from increasing online threats.
Sebi efforts to put in place long term plans for cyber security of the market place also come against the backdrop of exchanges facing technical glitches and spate of suspected cyber attack cases globally, including in India
BSE alerts market entities of a malicious malware that targets critical sectors like energy and finance
To prevent malware, BSE has advised users and organisations to update their Windows software, check security solutions and ensure they have backup in place.
Apart from WannaCry and Petya, other active ransomware families which emerged in the second quarter included 'Jaff', 'Crisis', 'Cry128/Cry9,' among others.
Enterprises need solutions that break and inspect encrypted traffic to uncover potential malware before it’s too late.
India and other South Asian countries are now on the radar of cyber attackers, said experts, adding that the government and corporates need to procure state-of-the-art, New Age security solutions to thwart their plans.
The exchanges have advised members to update their software, check security solutions and ensure they have back up and ransomware detection in place.
Microsoft, in what seems to be an attempt to limit the spread of ransomware, is now testing a new build of Windows 10 that limits access to important documents and data
Global shipping feels fallout of cyber attack on Maersk, termed biggest-ever disruption to global shipping
Global shipping is still feeling the effects of a cyber attack that hit AP Moller-Maersk two days ago, showing the scale of the damage a computer virus can unleash on the technology dependent and interconnected industry.
The complaint was reportedly filed by Giriraj Deshpande at the Thane police station. His computer was allegedly left unusable by the malware.
National Cyber Security Coordinator Gulshan Rai on Thursday visited the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) a day after one of the terminals was hit by a global cyber attack
The government said its authorities at JNPT are working closely with the Maersk team to extend all possible assistance in restoration of their operations.
India is the seventh most affected nation by the NotPetya malware that started in Ukraine and Russia
India's largest container port and some local manufacturing units of global companies were hit by the attack.