Cyber security

'Tata Consultancy Services to continue its investment in key and emerging areas': CEO 

K Krithivasan is assuming the role of CEO and MD of TCS at a time IT companies are facing global macroeconomic headwinds and a slowdown in growth.

published on : 2nd June 2023

China accuses US, allies of 'disinformation' over hacking claim

China calls it "a collective disinformation campaign of the Five Eyes coalition countries".

published on : 25th May 2023

Raman Research Institute breakthrough to make online transactions safe

According to experts, quantum communication protects data by using the laws of quantum physics, which allow quantum particles like photons to transmit data.

published on : 2nd April 2023

Health ministry approaches CERT-In over attempt to hack its website

According to a report by CloudSEK, the group mentioned that the attack is "a consequence of India's agreement over the oil price cap and sanctions of G20 over the Russia-Ukraine war".

published on : 17th March 2023

Russian group hacked website of health ministry, says report

The report stated the motive behind the attack was to avenge ‘the sanctions imposed against the Russian Federation where Indian authorities decided not to violate the sanctions.'

published on : 17th March 2023

India, Egypt call for zero tolerance towards terror, discuss trade in rupee

Sisi is on a three-day visit to India, and will be the first Egyptian leader to be the chief guest at India’s Republic Day on January 26.

published on : 26th January 2023

MHA wants hackathons in states, UTs to sharpen cyber crime fight

While government organisation and key Indian Institutions continue to be under constant threat and attack like the recent AIIMS episode, the Jamtara like model have now proliferated in the country.

published on : 17th January 2023

Basic but essential tips to secure your phone

The most basic caution everyone must take is to secure their smartphone with a strong password or biometric lock.

published on : 17th October 2022

SEBI tweaks cyber security, cyber resilience framework of bourses, clearing corps, depositories

Under the modified framework, MIIs should identify and classify critical assets based on their sensitivity and criticality for business operations, services and data management.

published on : 20th May 2022

15.5 lakh cyber security incidents in 2019, 2020, Govt tells Lok Sabha

According to the information reported to and tracked by the CERT-In, 3,94,499 and 11,58,208 cyber security incidents were observed during 2019 and 2020, respectively.

published on : 23rd March 2021

England stars given FIFA World Cup security briefing

England's World Cup stars have been given a briefing by security experts on how to stay safe from hackers during the tournament in Russia.

published on : 13th June 2018

Andhra Pradesh government website leaks Aadhaar, caste, religion data of 1.3 lakh people

A security researcher Kodali Srinivas has exposed how a State government website was leaking the Aadhaar data, bank accounts complete with IFSC code, caste and religion data.

published on : 25th April 2018

No cyber attack on websites of Defence, Home Ministries: National Cyber Security chief

Explaining the outage, Gulshan Rai said the websites have been down since afternoon after it was noticed that there was a "storage area networking system" failure.

published on : 6th April 2018