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KBox Data Breach: An Attack to Protest

Cyber attacks are malicious acts performed by hackers. Now-a-days, cyber crimes are on rise and are spreading terror in the IT based companies. These attacks not only target private sectors but government sectors too. They are stealthily attacking major companies and institutions and wrecking havoc. 90% of cyber attacks take place due to negligent employees. […]

India Continues To Be Among Top 10 Targeted Nations For Web Application Attacks

Accelerating rate of cyber-attacks is no more an unfamiliar situation for us. Web application based cyber attacks are the most common. Akamai Technologies , a content delivery network, released a report in 2017 for quarter 3 which mentioned India at 7th position in the list of top 10 targeted nations for web application attacks. Figure […]

Cosmos Bank: India’s second largest corporative bank got hacked overnight

Pune headquartered Cosmos bank has experienced the biggest cyber-attack till date. Possibly the scariest nightmare for a banking institution operating at such a big scale. The FIR lodged at the Chatushrungi police station in Pune states that the money was allegedly transferred to bank accounts outside the country. Also, the banks’ management stated that there […]

Phishing Scams– the only threat?

In a world, where more than 50 thousand cyber-attacks happen in a day, you can’t just stick and only be concerned subjecting phishing scams, you have to be universal and hack-proof from all different type of attacks, especially when you’re an organization. And today we’re going to talk about the same topic “Is Phishing the only […]

Remotely attack renders Millions of IOT devices vulnerable

Summary:  This write up gives you complete information about a remote attack that puts Millions of Internet-Connected Devices at risk. As technology is becoming more and more significant in to our life, we are getting much closer to IOT attacks. With the sheer assortment of IOT devices around us there are numerous prospects for hackers to […]

Need for home-grown cyber security solutions

Cybersecurity is a worldwide concern. Everyone is facing this issue as there are various specific challenges related to its rising, cloud-enabled attack surface, and the rise of both accomplished amateur cyber criminals and state-sponsored efforts; the impact of data breaches has wide-reaching consequences. With India previously encountering a significant skills lack and businesses often at […]

‘Petya’, the second major ransomware crime!

While the world was still reeling from the fallout of “WannaCry”, another ransomware attack took the world by surprise. The ransomware has been spotted predominantly in many organizations in Ukraine but according to security researchers, it has also seen in other European countries. Global firms like Maersk have been affected. This fresh strain of malicious […]

Is your Digital life at risk? Let’s know more about it!

Are you using social media platforms on daily basis then you must be aware of its dark side impacts on your social life? Let’s talk and rethink about your personal safety before using these interactive internet based applications. As people use it to connect with far-flung friends and family members to send speedy messages to […]

Mobile Security

Securing Smart devices from Hacking

A study of smartphone users by Internet and Mobile Association of India and Times Internet Limited states that the number of mobile internet users in India had reached 371 million by June 2016, and is on track to cross 500 million users by 2017. Mobile handset security has three prominent aspects: Hardware, Software and User. […]