Bengaluru: Passengers suffer following delay in SpiceJet flights due to 'ransomware attack'

A flight bound to Chennai (SG3027) at 6.10 am was cancelled.

published on : 25th May 2022

India among countries to lead thematic discussions at counter ransomware initiative meet: White House

The White House official described a four-part strategy to coordinate a whole-of-government effort.

published on : 13th October 2021

TN govt systems under cyber attack, probe on

The Tamil Nadu government’s Public Department is said to have come under a ransomware attack, wherein a malware was used to encrypt computer files.

published on : 19th September 2021

Accenture claims 'no impact' in apparent ransomware attack

The LockBit ransomware gang announced the attack Tuesday night on its dark web leak site, setting a deadline of Thursday evening for payment.

published on : 12th August 2021

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

'Ransomware' wave seemed aimed at old flaw and Ukraine

The first reports of trouble came from Ukrainian banks, Kiev's main airport and Rosneft, in a major incident reminiscent of the recent WannaCry virus.

published on : 28th June 2017

Mumbai port operations disrupted after ransomware attacks on Maersk

Operations at one of the three terminals of the nation's largest container port JNPT were impacted tonight as a fallout of the global ransomware attack.

published on : 28th June 2017

Here’s a list of companies attacked by ransomware Petya

A major cyberattack unfolded on Tuesday, striking banks, corporations and infrastructure in Ukraine and Russia before spreading to western Europe and then the United States.

published on : 27th June 2017

Massive ransomware attack targets multinational companies worldwide, India maybe at risk

IT experts identified the virus as "Petrwrap", a modified version of the Petya ransomware which hit last year and demanded money from victims in exchange for the return of their data.

published on : 27th June 2017

All you need to know about Ransomware and how to protect your systems

The attacking tool is believed to be ransomware of the so-called Petya malware type, which earlier affected firms in Russia including oil giant Rosneft and Ukraine. Here's how you protect your system

published on : 27th June 2017

WannaLaugh: Faced with WannaCry attack, AP cops unplug systems and save data

According to sources, about 25 per cent of systems in the state have been affected by the virus. In the Vijayawada Police Commissionerate, some systems have been affected. 

published on : 13th May 2017