Cyber attack

Organisations helpless in preventing Gen V cyber attacks: Experts  

Founder and CEO of cysecurity firm Check Point Gil Shwed, said at the Bengaluru Tech Summit- BTS 2021 that companies should heighten their security mechanism to fight the menace of Gen V attacks.

published on : 19th November 2021

Indonesia says no evidence of alleged Chinese intel hack

The activity targeted the Badan Intelijen Negara, or BIN, intelligence agency as well as nine other Indonesian government agencies.

published on : 20th September 2021

Navalny supporters accuse Russian police of visits after leak

Navalny's organisations and websites have been hit with at least one major leak in recent months.

published on : 18th August 2021

Amid China's military pressure, Taiwan prepares for cyber war

Taiwan's Foreign Minister Joseph Wu accused China of using military intimidation, disinformation campaigns and cyberattacks to undermine the Taiwanese population's trust in their own government.

published on : 25th July 2021

China rejects hacking charges, accuses US of cyberspying

Microsoft Corporation had earlier blamed Chinese spies for the Microsoft Exchange attack that compromised tens of thousands of computers around the world.

published on : 20th July 2021

USD 10 million rewards bolster White House anti-ransomware bid

Officials are hoping to seize more extortion payments in ransomware cases, as the FBI did in recouping most of the $4.4 million ransom paid by Colonial Pipeline in May.

published on : 15th July 2021

Economic activity recovering since late-May; rising cyber attacks a risk: Shaktikanta Das

In a first, Das flagged the rising data breaches and cyber attacks as a risk facing the economy, along with others like firming global commodity prices.

published on : 1st July 2021

Credit card, passport details of 45 lakh flyers leaked in massive Air India data breach

However, the airline said that CVV/CVC data of the credit card holders were not stored in their data.

published on : 21st May 2021

Cyber attack on mayor Arya Rajendran; FIR registered

Faces cyberbullying for Facebook post saying that gas furnaces in crematorium were opened on war-footing 

published on : 2nd May 2021

Beef up cyber security: Demand in Rajya Sabha after hacking attempts on Mumbai power distribution system, vaccine makers

Raising the issue through a Zero Hour mention, nominated member Narendra Jadhav said cyber terrorism or attacks on critical information infrastructure is a matter of grave concern.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Centre asks NHAI, automakers to tighten IT security after cyber attack threats

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways said it has received an alert from the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) about possible cyber attacks.

published on : 21st March 2021

Cyber attack on journos: NWC seeks police report

Following this, the Kerala Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ) had urged the Chief Minister and Police Chief to take action against the culprits.

published on : 22nd August 2020

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

Not much impact of malware attack on India yet: IT minister

One of the terminals at the JNPT port has been impacted by the latest malware attack, the government confirmed today.

published on : 28th June 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
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