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Man loses Rs 50,000 after sharing ATM PIN with customer care
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Man loses Rs 50,000 after sharing ATM PIN with customer care

A technical officer with a company reportedly suffered monetary loss to the tune of Rs 50,000 after he shared some of his confidential bank details like ATM

10,000 Indian users targeted by phishing attacks daily
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10,000 Indian users targeted by phishing attacks daily

Phishing, a form of Internet fraud, is on the rise, according to a report by Kaspersky Lab. In the aptly titled “The evolution of phishing attacks 2011-2013”...

Over 20% Of All Phishing Attacks Mimick Banks: Kaspersky
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Over 20% Of All Phishing Attacks Mimick Banks: Kaspersky

The study, which is based on data from the Kaspersky Security Network cloud service, shows that what was once a subset of spam has evolved into a rapidly growing cyber threat in its own right.

India accounted for 8 percent of total phishing attack volume in May 2013
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India accounted for 8 percent of total phishing attack volume in May 2013

Phishing, another name cybercrime goes by, has been the cause of great discomfort to users and establishments alike, in recent times. Phishing is a fraudulent

PayPal sends '500 euros lottery' email to some users by mistake; apologises later
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PayPal sends '500 euros lottery' email to some users by mistake; apologises later

The joys of some PayPal users seemed disappointingly short lived, when it became clear that the e-mail from PayPal stating they've won 500 euros was sent by mistake...

Cyber security need of the hour: Rs 2.44 cr siphoned off from RPG Group
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Cyber security need of the hour: Rs 2.44 cr siphoned off from RPG Group

Last week cyber criminals hacked into the current account of Harsh Goenka-led RPG Group and siphoned off Rs 2.4 crore through 13 transactions in Mumbai.

60% Cyber Crimes Are Perpetrated By Internal Staff: PwC
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60% Cyber Crimes Are Perpetrated By Internal Staff: PwC

Organisations in India are facing increasing cyber threats resulting in growing number of incidences being detected and reported, finds PwC study.

India Sees 280% Increase In Bot Infections: Symantec
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India Sees 280% Increase In Bot Infections: Symantec

India continues to rank high in the list for even the most basic threats, pointing to an urgent need for improved awareness levels and security measures.

Phishing: Do not take the bait!
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Phishing: Do not take the bait!

The next time you receive a “genuine-looking” email from your bank and decide to enter your private information in the space provided for it, step back and think twice.....or maybe longer.

India Third Most Targeted Country By Phishing: Report
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India Third Most Targeted Country By Phishing: Report

India endured 7 percent of phishing attack volume last month.

Norton Mobile Security for iOS released with improved user experience
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Norton Mobile Security for iOS released with improved user experience

Today, Norton by Symantec released the latest version of its flagship mobile offering, Norton Mobile Security.

Firefox Beta with IonMonkey available for desktop, Android
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Firefox Beta with IonMonkey available for desktop, Android

Mozilla, in an official blog post, confirmed yesterday that the new Firefox Beta for Windows, Mac, and Linux is now available for download and testing.

Cybergeddon preview screened, explores cyber risks
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Cybergeddon preview screened, explores cyber risks

We attended the preview screening of Cybergeddon - An Anthony Zuiker movie yesterday. Zuiker, with Norton Symantec has attempted to uncap...

RBI cautions against phishing email
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RBI cautions against phishing email

The RBI has cautioned against an email which asks for users bank accounts details.

42 mn Indians hit by cyber crime in past 12 months: Norton Cybercrime Report
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42 mn Indians hit by cyber crime in past 12 months: Norton Cybercrime Report

More than 42 million Indians were hit by cyber crime in the last 12 months, with a total of $8 billion recorded in direct...

Cyber criminals increasingly targeting mobile devices, social networks: Symantec
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Cyber criminals increasingly targeting mobile devices, social networks: Symantec

Cyber criminals are increasingly turning towards internet-enabled mobile devices and social networks in their search for prey, according to the annual Norton

Combating The Nigerian Email Scam
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Combating The Nigerian Email Scam

Websense Security Labs tries to find out how an obvious fraud like this continues to reel people in.

Kaspersky Lab introduces Kaspersky Pure 2.0
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Kaspersky Lab introduces Kaspersky Pure 2.0

Kaspersky Lab launched the Kaspersky Pure 2.0 version for home users, today and packs features, like...

36% Of Targeted Attacks Aimed Against Small Businesses
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36% Of Targeted Attacks Aimed Against Small Businesses

During the first half of the year, the total number of daily targeted attacks continued to increase at a minimum rate of 24 percent, reveals Symantec.

India Among Top Four Countries To Be Targeted By Phishing Attacks
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India Among Top Four Countries To Be Targeted By Phishing Attacks

50% of all phishing attacks in April were on brands present in US, UK, Australia and India, finds RSA report.