cyber attacks

Google removing 100 apps from Chinese developer to ward off cyberattacks

46 apps from DO Global have already been removed from the Play Store and the company intends to ban DO Global overall with more app removals that would follow, BuzzFeed News reported on Friday.

published on : 27th April 2019

Cyber attack: Hyderabad at moderate risk, Telangana relatively safer than other states

Hyderabad is at moderate risk of cyber attacks and hacks.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Imminent threat: AI-driven cyber attacks hard to uncover

Artificial intelligence is not a revolution available just for cyber-security defenders.

published on : 5th January 2019

New AI tool can decode security captchas 

The programme was tested on 33 captcha schemes, of which 11 are used by many of the world's most popular websites -- including eBay, Wikipedia and Microsoft.

published on : 6th December 2018

Over 4 lakh cyber attacks in India from Russia, US and China

More than 73,000 attacks initiated from India between January and June this year.

published on : 11th November 2018

Most firms claim to be well-equipped to deal with rising cyber attacks: Survey

Cyber security investment trends in the country, according to the study, are primarily driven by expectation of increasing threat and pressure from customers or investors.

published on : 21st October 2018

Over 11,000 MikroTik router users at risk of cyber attacks

A security flaw in MikroTik WiFi routers has left thousands in the subcontinent at risk of cyber attacks ranging from eavesdropping to cryptomining.

published on : 21st October 2018

Apple, Amazon deny Bloomberg report on Chinese hardware attack

Bloomberg reported that Amazon Web Services uncovered the malicious chips in 2015 when examining servers manufactured by a company known as Elemental Technologies.

published on : 5th October 2018

Canada says it was targeted by Russian cyber attacks 

Allies accused Russia military intelligence of being behind an April attempt to gain access to official networks of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

published on : 4th October 2018

Britain, Australia accuse Russian spies of global cyber attacks

Operatives from Russia's GRU arm carried out various reckless and indiscriminate high-profile online attacks, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said in a statement.

published on : 4th October 2018

DDoS cyber attacks declined 55% globally in Q2 2017

According to the global Internet security firm Verisign, the average attack peak size also decreased by 81 percent in the quarter.  

published on : 28th September 2017

Ransomware 'Petya' attack sweeps globe, researchers see 'WannaCry' link

Operations at one of the three terminals of Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) in Mumbai, India's largest container port, were disrupted.

published on : 28th June 2017

GST Network could be vulnerable to cyber attacks: Experts

The midnight launch of the universal tax regime on July 1 is on course. The government has even planned for a dress rehearsal on Wednesday.

published on : 28th June 2017

Here’s a list of companies attacked by ransomware Petya

A major cyberattack unfolded on Tuesday, striking banks, corporations and infrastructure in Ukraine and Russia before spreading to western Europe and then the United States.

published on : 27th June 2017

All you need to know about Ransomware and how to protect your systems

The attacking tool is believed to be ransomware of the so-called Petya malware type, which earlier affected firms in Russia including oil giant Rosneft and Ukraine. Here's how you protect your system

published on : 27th June 2017
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