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28,200 mobiles blocked for cyber crimes

20 lakh mobile numbers linked to tainted handsets must undergo reverification

11 May 2024 1:34 AM

Parliamentary Panel Praises Inclusion of Scams, Cybercrimes in Organised Crime Laws

The committee said this will be "a very effective addition" in the substantive law

17 Nov 2023 2:21 AM

AA Edit | CoWIN data leak breach of trust, must be probed

The leak, if found to be true after a probe, is a big cybercrime, a violation of the right to privacy

14 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

People’s carelessness blamed for card theft

Around 33% of Indian consumers store their bank account, credit, debit card, ATM passwords, Aadhaar details in email, mobile and computers

06 Sep 2021 2:28 AM

Common criminals now corona criminals: Fraudsters go online, preying on Europe's virus fears

Police around the world seized 34,000 counterfeit surgical masks in one major operation targeting so-called "corona criminals" this month

28 Mar 2020 4:55 PM


DDoS attacks almost double in Q4 2019 compared to previous year

Further investigation of botnet activity reveals that around 28 per cent of attacks happened on weekends.

24 Feb 2020 6:46 AM

APIs are now target of choice for cybercriminals attacking financial organizations

Up to 75% of all credential abuse attacks targeted APIs.

20 Feb 2020 7:29 AM

Beware: Attackers find new ways to avoid detection when compromising email accounts

Hackers monitor, track activity to learn and then launch phishing attacks.

11 Feb 2020 7:27 AM

Scammers exploit new ‘data-leak-compensation’ scheme

Kaspersky experts have identified a brand-new scheme that exploits these issues around privacy.

20 Jan 2020 12:58 PM

UN gives green light to draft treaty to combat cybercrime

The UN General Assembly approved a resolution Friday that will start process of drafting a new international treaty to combat cybercrime.

29 Dec 2019 5:00 PM


Watch out! Cybercriminals primarily targeting e-commerce apparel sites

Last year the situation was different: the total number of targeted brands was lower at just 67.

27 Nov 2019 7:47 AM

Cybercriminals are using these techniques to make Email attacks more convincing

Barracuda today released a new report with key findings of business email compromise attacks.

22 Nov 2019 4:19 PM

More than 38 million threats were detected during the latest quarter

Seqrite reports that the education domain amongst the hardest hit by cyber-threats in India.

13 Nov 2019 3:41 PM

Half of Q3 DDoS attacks happened in September

The rise is caused by a large number of rather simple types of attacks.

13 Nov 2019 2:42 PM

A cybersecurity horror story: October’s creepiest threats and how to stay secure

Let’s take a look at what ghoulish threats have been leading to some tricks (and no treats) around the cybersphere this month.

30 Oct 2019 1:18 PM


Kaspersky reinforce collaboration with INTERPOL in the fight against cybercrime

This is the second agreement between the two parties following the first signed in 2014.

03 Jul 2019 6:16 PM

Indian manufacturing industry at high cyber security risk

The sector accounted for more than 27 per cent of the threats detected by Seqrite between January and March 2019.

29 Jun 2019 6:04 PM

Hyderabad man sexually harassed girl online for rejecting proposal, arrested

The woman had recently blocked him on WhatsApp for sending 'unscrupulous messages'.

26 May 2019 2:06 PM

Top cybercriminal money laundering service taken offline

Crypto currency laundering service,, taken down by law enforcement.

23 May 2019 3:11 PM

Lawmakers seek probe on US hacking services sold globally

National security experts have grown increasingly concerned about the proliferation of US hacking tools and technology.

16 May 2019 9:37 AM