cyber attack

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

AIIMS steps up security against cyber threats

Institute plans to separate its networks for hospital services, work to be done on intranet, open internet facilities 

published on : 11th January 2023

AIIMS server attack: Delhi Police seeks info on China, Hong Kong-based IP address

A case of extortion and cyber terrorism was registered by the Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit of the Delhi Police on November 25.

published on : 18th December 2022

No ransom demanded, most AIIMS data restored: Govt

Five physical servers of AIIMS Delhi on which the e-Hospital application of the National Informatics Centre (NIC) was hosted, were affected.

published on : 17th December 2022

Over two weeks later, AIIMS data retrieved, services restored

All the data for the e-Hospital has been retrieved from a backup server which was unaffected and restored on new servers.

published on : 16th December 2022

‘Hackers targeted ICMR portal 6,000 times in one day’

Attack happened on November 30, cyber hackers however failed to penetrate the ICMR firewall, say sources

published on : 7th December 2022

Cyber attack hits Iran’s Fars news agency  

Iran has been rocked by protests since Amini’s death in custody on September 16, after her arrest for an alleged breach of the country’s dress code for women.

published on : 27th November 2022

Cyber attack on AIIMS from ‘outside India’

We are recreating the mode used to hack the server. However, the investigation so far hints at the origin of the attack (cyber) outside India.

published on : 26th November 2022

AIIMS to deploy scientists, other staff across departments to manage patient care

With the e-hospital manual remaining under the control of cyber attackers, operations in the hospital have been switched to manual, causing delays and inconvenience to the patients in many units.

published on : 26th November 2022

Cyber attack causes chaos, delay in services at AIIMS, probe launched

However, the cyber attack has corrupted all the files stored on main and back-up servers of the hospital. Tech experts are trying to recover the lost data, sources said.

published on : 24th November 2022

Cyber attack on Sajitha: Case against estranged husband Arun

The police, however, maintained that the preliminary probe revealed nothing unusual in the house. Police said more details will come out during the investigation.

published on : 24th November 2022

BSE, NSE readying mechanism to mitigate cyber-attack risks: SEBI chief

Buch noted that standard archetypal disaster recovery plans only account for location downtime and hardware and network breakdowns, and not software breakdown and contamination.

published on : 28th October 2022

K7 to provide cybersecurity services with expert response team for enterprises 

The company plans to train professionals for the service in-house with K7 Academy.

published on : 29th September 2022

Hacker breached our network via employee Google account: Cisco

Cisco said it implemented a company-wide password reset immediately upon learning of the incident. The company did not observe ransomware deployment in this attack.

published on : 13th August 2022

Amit Shah orders new panel formation to tackle cyber security threat

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot also asked the Centre to grant the East Rajasthan Canal Project (ERCP) the status of a national project.

published on : 10th July 2022

Stock brokers to report cyber attacks within 6 hours of detecting them: Sebi

The incident will also be reported to the Indian Computer Emergency Response team in accordance with the guidelines issued by CERT-In from time to time.

published on : 30th June 2022

Those who do not want to see India safe attempt cyber attacks: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

The home minister said that everyone knows that the misuse of cyber space is not new and various kinds of cyber crimes are seen very often that include malware attacks and phishing.

published on : 20th June 2022

Russia accused of spreading disinformation by US and Britain

Britain’s deputy ambassador James Roscoe told a UN Security Council meeting that Russia has conducted cyber-attacks and used “an online troll factory to spread disinformation.

published on : 24th May 2022

Russian malware planted from Nigeria in OIL cyber attack: Police

The cyber attacker has demanded over Rs 57 crore as ransom through a note posted on the infected PC.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Cyber attacks by Iran hackers on rise

Similar cyber attacks were also observed in states such as Bihar, Assam, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Maharashtra.

published on : 6th March 2022
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