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FASTCash: How the Lazarus Group is Emptying Millions from ATMs

Symantec uncovers tool used by Lazarus to carry out ATM attacks.

10 Nov 2018 3:02 PM

Victims of sexual abuse can now file complaints online

The database will include offenders convicted under charges of rape, gang rape, POCSO and eve-teasing.

21 Sep 2018 5:05 AM

Norton shares stats on how much personal info your apps gather, and why that’s concerning

One should take time to understand why an app is unnecessarily gathering additional data.

20 Aug 2018 4:11 PM

Hackers are now using farm sprinklers as cyber weapon

Researchers have found a glitch in commercial irrigation system which can allow hackers to get access to the sprinklers.

11 Aug 2018 5:16 PM

Reddit says user data between 2005 and 2007 breached

A copy of an old database backup containing very early Reddit user data from 2005 through May 2007 was accessed by the hacker.

02 Aug 2018 8:06 AM


PowerGhost: New cryptominer found preying on corporates

PowerGhost is distributed within corporate networks, infecting both workstations and servers.

31 Jul 2018 1:51 PM

Fraudsters use fake gift cards to lure consumers into handing over personal data: Report

Kaspersky Lab has discovered an unusual fraudulent scheme that tricks users into parting with their time and their data, for no return.

27 Jul 2018 5:27 PM

Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal

The social media giant faces a 500,000-pound ($663,000) fine for failing to protect the personal information of its subscribers.

12 Jul 2018 8:32 AM

Do you really know what your kid’s doing on that smartphone?

Rather than cutting off kids from social media, parents are encouraged to look for teachable moments.

01 Jul 2018 8:06 AM

5 platforms for SMEs to remain secure against cybercrime

A survey revealed that 58 per cent of cyber attacks were targeted at SMEs.

16 Jun 2018 11:23 AM


This Jharkhand's town is the cybercrime capital of India

Home Secy Rajiv Gauba said more than half of India's crimes committed by fraudsters posing as bank managers were traced back to Jamtara.

01 Jun 2018 5:39 PM

Telegram: The new channel of choice for conducting cyber crime

Due to its enhanced security capabilities, some hosted chat groups have emerged as a alternative to the secretive forums on the Dark Web.

14 May 2018 1:37 PM

It’s time to frame laws for digital media: Smriti Irani

She said the Indian media industry looked upon the digital world not only as a challenge but also as an opportunity.

11 May 2018 2:07 AM

To stop cybercrime, let’s take action where we can

As a direct result of our capacity-building efforts in one country, a high-risk paedophile with over 80 victims was arrested, tried and convicted.

04 May 2018 12:59 AM

Cryptominers are concealed under legitimate apps: Report

According to Kaspersky Lab data, the most popular “legitimate miners” are football-related applications.

11 Apr 2018 12:59 PM


Beware: Your Apple ID could be up for sale for just $15 on the Dark Web

Apple IDs are extremely valuable on the black market.

10 Mar 2018 11:02 AM

Malicious cyber activity cost US up to $109 billion in 2016: White House report

Malicious cyber activity is not limited to foreign actors.

17 Feb 2018 12:39 PM

ATM hacks in US called 'jackpotting' is on rise

This trend seems to have started from Mexico in 2017 and is definitely on a rise.

29 Jan 2018 7:13 AM

Online Trust Alliance says cyber incidents doubled in 2017

OTA’s annual analysis discovered that cyber incidents targeting businesses nearly doubled from 82,000 in 2016 to 159,700 in 2017.

28 Jan 2018 3:39 PM

Your smartphone may help fight cybercrime

The retailer can detect a forgery because the PRNU of the attackers camera will alter the PRNU component of the photograph.

17 Dec 2017 5:50 PM