Microsoft joins Indian govt to train 6K students, 200 educators in cybersecurity skills

The training will empower young students with industry-relevant skills, enhancing their employability, and connecting them to relevant job opportunities.

published on : 1st June 2023

3.1 million jobs shortfall in cybersecurity globally, skill shortage hits India firms badly

The '2023 Global Cybersecurity Skills Gap Report' also found that 24 per cent of Indian organisations experienced five or more breaches.

published on : 4th April 2023

‘Be aware of our devices, avoid sharing credentials on dubious sites’

The primary consequence for both individuals and companies is a tarnished reputation, followed by a risk to operations and potential monetary losses.

published on : 3rd April 2023

Disinformation workshop held for journalists at Osmania University

Sneha Mehra, DCP (Cyber Crime), Hyderabad, said anonymity on social media and lack of sufficient resources to counter misinformation were harming people’s understanding.

published on : 14th March 2023

Malware files designed to steal money from banks grew 60 per cent in first quarter

The malware generally looks like a legitimate app, such as a banking application. When a victim tries to reach their genuine bank app, the attackers gain access to that too.

published on : 25th May 2019

Facebook stops misinformation campaigns tied to Iran, Russia 

The Facebook investigation was prompted by a tip from cybersecurity firm FireEye regarding a collection of "Liberty Front Press" pages at the social network and other online services.

published on : 22nd August 2018

India ranks 23rd among 165 nations in global cybersecurity index

India is ranked 23rd on the index with a score of 0.683 and has been listed in the "maturing" category, which refers to 77 countries that are engaging with cybersecurity initiatives.

published on : 6th July 2017

Trump signs executive order on cybersecurity

The message is a tilt toward action," he said. Bossert said the first priority for Trump is protecting the federal networks.

published on : 12th May 2017