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Indian-origin man, two others sentenced for infecting over One lakh US-based computers

They created Mirai Botnet, a powerful malware that knocked out thousands of websites in the Northeast, California, and Western Europe in September 2016.

published on : 21st September 2018

Two held in Pune-based Cosmos Bank cyber fraud case

On August 11 and 13, unidentified hackers had stolen information of the bank's VISA and Rupay card customers through malware.

published on : 12th September 2018

Aadhaar software hacked; UIDAI needs to work with hackers, says French security expert

According to the report, any unauthorized person from anywhere in the world can generate Aadhaar ID using the patch which is freely available for Rs 2,500.

published on : 11th September 2018

3 arrested, 19 held from fake call centre in Delhi

The Hyderabad Cyber Crime police conducted raids at a fake call centre in Delhi and arrested three persons on Monday.

published on : 11th September 2018

Cyber insurance to soon become ‘must have’ for all individuals

Awareness about cyber crime risk and an insurance covering it is quite low in India, posing a challenge for insurance companies.

published on : 10th September 2018

Visakhapatnam gets first cyber crime police station

The facility will have a circle inspector, three sub-inspectors, 12 constables, a few home guards and a technical team.

published on : 8th September 2018

Saudi Arabia declares online satire punishable offence

Saudi Arabia's legislation on cybercrime has sparked concern among international rights groups in the past.

published on : 4th September 2018

Three held in Hyderabad for threatening to circulate girl’s intimate photos

Hyderabad Cyber Crime police officials seized three mobile phones and two bikes from the accused.

published on : 19th August 2018

Vijayawada: Two arrested for stealing photos of girls from social media, cheating people

The shocked girl, along with her friends, approached Krishnalanka CI Chandrasekhar and explained to him about how her photos were stolen and misused.

published on : 16th August 2018

Teenager discovers new method to preserve cyber data

A teenager has come up with a solution and his tool could help the police capture or preserve evidence from cyberspace in its original form.

published on : 13th August 2018

West Bengal native held for lottery fraud

The accused, identified as Amit Bhatacharjee, defrauded Rs 8.5 lakh from her convincing her she had won an online lottery.

published on : 9th August 2018

We do not hack to acquire students' database, says Data selling website's founder

One of the owners of a website which sells sensitive details of students to unknown clients without permission claims they were “helping students.”

published on : 22nd July 2018

Cost of data breach in India increases eight per cent to Rs 12 crore

The findings showed that data breaches are most costly in the US ($7.91 million) and the Middle East ($5.31 million), and least costly in Brazil ($1.24 million) and India ($1.77 million).

published on : 11th July 2018

Kerala IT Mission to set up multi-crore Security Operations Centre against cybercrime

Kerala State IT Mission has started the formalities for setting up the SOC which is pegged to be a major cybersecurity project of the state government at a cost ranging from Rs 5 crore to Rs 7 crore.

published on : 4th July 2018

Hyderabad a leading city in cyber GCCs

While Pune leads the presence of Cyber GCCs with 33 per cent of GCCs, Hyderabad comes at fourth with 20 per cent. 

published on : 30th June 2018
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