South Western Railway website hacked, no data stolen

The website of the construction department of the South Western Railway (SWR) was allegedly hacked by an extremist organisation recently.

published on : 1st October 2021

Biohack your body

An otherwise healthy individual, who chooses to change their physiology by various do-it-yourself methods to make the mind and body perform at their best, is a biohacker.

published on : 1st September 2021

Uttar Pradesh man arrested for hacking into ECI website, creating fake IDs

Vipul Saini, who has a Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) degree, was arrested Thursday from Nakur town's Maccharhedi village in Saharanpur district.

published on : 13th August 2021

Ethical hacker Odia boy earns praise from Liberian Government

Sahoo shot to limelight after he successfully caught the malicious hacker who had hacked into the official website of the Ministry of Finance and Development of Liberian government.

published on : 11th August 2021

Turn off, turn on: Simple step can thwart top phone hackers, says US Senate intel committee member

Regularly rebooting phones is not a foolproof way to keep hackers away, but according to experts, it makes it more cumbersome for hackers to digitally manoeuvre their way in.

published on : 28th July 2021

Retired Telangana cop loses Rs 11 lakhs to cyber fraud

From October 2020 till July 2021, several transactions had taken place in the victim's account without his knowledge, causing him to lose Rs 11 lakhs. 

published on : 28th July 2021

Hack me not: Here's how to ensure your device is safe from possible data breach

You cannot trust all apps, but if your mobile has a few trusted ones, you must ensure that they are updated

published on : 21st July 2021

'Irresponsible behavior in cyberspace': US and allies condemn China for 'malicious' cyber activity

The United States, the European Union, Britain, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Japan and NATO were united against the threat and would expose China, a US official said.

published on : 19th July 2021

Online fraud: Nigerians dupe private firm MD of Rs 53 lakh

A private firm which supplies material to DRDL was duped by Nigerian fraudsters.

published on : 26th June 2021

Arrested intruder says China trying to hack defence ministry websites: Official

A couple of aerospace companies are also among the targets of the agencies, an STF officer told PTI on condition of anonymity.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Malicious COVID-19 vaccine SMS that compromises Android phones spreading: Cyber agency

The agency is the federal technology arm to combat cyber attacks and guarding the Indian cyber space against phishing and hacking assaults and similar online attacks.

published on : 11th 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

Report claims Aadhaar database compromised, UIDAI refutes it

UIDAI, the nodal agency that issues the 12-digit number, however, dismissed the report and said that the claims lack substance and are baseless.

published on : 12th September 2018

Home Ministry website taken down after Chinese characters appear on Ministry of Defence site 

An official spokesperson said the National Informatics Centre, which hosts the MHA site, is upgrading the security system of the website leading to its temporary suspension.

published on : 6th April 2018

Defence Ministry website hacked, nine more government sites affected​

The trouble began with the Defence Ministry website where a Chinese character appeared on top of its home page when www.mod.gov.in was opened.

published on : 6th April 2018
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