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Two out of three hotels accidentally leak guests' personal data

Compromised personal information includes full names, email addresses, credit card details and passport numbers of guests.

11 Apr 2019 1:15 PM

Hackers attacked one million-plus Asus users through malicious update

Moscow-based cyber security provider Kaspersky Lab said the attack took place between June and November last year.

26 Mar 2019 12:49 PM

Phishing attacks more than doubled in 2018 to reach almost 500 million

Phishing is one of the most flexible types of ‘social engineering’ attack, as it can be disguised in many ways.

15 Mar 2019 5:31 PM

Number of users attacked by banking Trojans grew by 16% in 2018 reaching almost 900,000

Of 889,452 attacked users, almost 25% were corporate ones, a figure that has remained fairly consistent for the last three years.

12 Mar 2019 12:50 PM

Cyber criminals cash in on millions with Formjacking

Symantec’s annual threat report reveals more ambitious, destructive, and stealthy attacks raising the stake for organisations.

21 Feb 2019 2:41 PM


US charges hackers, traders with stealing SEC filings

Authorities said the scheme resulted in USD 4.14 million of illegal trading profit, and cheated ordinary investors.

16 Jan 2019 11:31 AM

'Officials will be jailed': SC on 'arrests' under scrapped Section 66A of IT act

The bench, led by Justice RF Nariman, has given the Centre four weeks to file a response.

07 Jan 2019 1:11 PM

Hamburg working with Irish authorities to stop spread of German data

The Twitter account used to spread personal data has been deleted.

05 Jan 2019 9:42 AM

German politicians' data published online in massive breach

The ministry said it remained unclear if the breach was the result of a hack or a leak.

05 Jan 2019 9:37 AM

Shocking: HPE, IBM and their clients hacked by China

The attacks were part of a Chinese campaign known as Cloudhopper.

22 Dec 2018 10:39 AM


Twitter says resolved issue that could have exposed user country code

Twitter observed a large traffic to the customer support site coming from individual internet IP addresses in China and Saudi Arabia.

18 Dec 2018 9:39 AM

Smart printers need smart defenses

Freelancers in the accounting, financial, medical or legal consulting line of work rely on these devices to do their job.

15 Dec 2018 12:33 PM

How online payment gateways are battling cyber threats

Indian digital payments market is forecasted to grow five-fold by 2023 to more than $1 trillion.

15 Dec 2018 12:30 PM

More sophisticated attacks will dominate 2019: Report

Cybercriminals adapt tactics to prey upon evolving corporate technology environments.

15 Dec 2018 10:45 AM

Chinese hackers targeting US Navy contractors with multiple breaches

Victims have included contractors of all sizes.

15 Dec 2018 9:51 AM


Beware: Your digital identity on sale. Price - less than $50

Kaspersky Lab investigated Dark Web markets to find out how much personal data is worth.

13 Dec 2018 11:52 AM

China's hacking against US on the rise: US intelligence official

Chinese cyber activity in the United States had risen in recent months.

12 Dec 2018 3:46 PM

Privacy bug on Google+ affected 52.5 million users: Report

Google said it found no evidence that any other apps had accessed the data using the latest bug.

11 Dec 2018 9:38 AM

Saipem servers suffer cyber attack in Middle East

Saipem said it was notifying the report of the incident to the competent authorities.

11 Dec 2018 9:36 AM

Cyber Security in India: The Year that Was

SMEs suffer the most from irredeemable loss to data and reputation.

01 Dec 2018 5:28 PM