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Hacker challenges Mumbai Police to catch him; gets caught in 3 months

The victim's data was stolen after the hacker bought her old Apple iPhone 4S from Chor Bazaar, which she had exchanged at a popular mall.

31 Jul 2019 10:37 AM

Police officers' personal information stolen in data breach

Hackers took off with information for roughly 2,500 officers and 17,500 officer applicants.

31 Jul 2019 7:35 AM

Instagram rescued by Tamil Nadu man from a ‘hacking bug’

Muthiyah has also won USD 30,000 (Roughly Rs 20,64,390) as part of a bug bounty programme.

19 Jul 2019 11:41 AM

Your WhatsApps aren't safe once you receive them on phone

The attack is called 'Media File Jacking' and all that a hacker needs to gain access to files or alter them is a malicious app.

16 Jul 2019 7:34 AM

Hackers Silence APT tighten grip on APAC financial organisations

Silence is a Russian-speaking hacking group, known for targeting financial organizations.

11 Jul 2019 5:39 PM


Watch! EA games vulnerable to account takeover and identity theft

Cyber criminals will do anything to gain access to personal and financial details, which may be held as part of a gamer’s online account.

29 Jun 2019 5:50 PM

Western intelligence hacked 'Russia's Google' Yandex to spy on accounts

Western cyberattacks against Russia are seldom acknowledged or spoken about in public.

28 Jun 2019 8:14 AM

Hacker steals USD 4.2 million crypto coins from Bitrue

The hackers stole 9.3 million XRP and 2.5 million ADA coins in total.

28 Jun 2019 7:51 AM

China hacked eight major computer services firms in years-long attack

A US indictment in December outlined an elaborate operation to steal Western intellectual property.

27 Jun 2019 7:59 AM

Hacktivism declines 95 per cent since 2015

Looking at the hacktivism incidents in 2019, it is expected that this year may see an uptick in attacks.

21 May 2019 3:18 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

130 companies targeted by hacking group after leaders’ arrest

After arrest of a number of suspected leaders of the notorious Fin7/Carbanak cyber-gang, the group was believed disbanded.

11 May 2019 10:28 AM

What should you do: Cryptojacking worm Beapy hits enterprises

Beapy (W32.Beapy) is a file-based coinminer that uses email as an initial infection vector.

26 Apr 2019 11:01 AM

'123456' continues to be the worst password of all time

While a combination of numbers made up the top 10, ‘qwerty’, ‘password’ were also used by more than 3 million accounts.

24 Apr 2019 10:43 AM

Two in three hotel websites leak booking details, personal data

Hospitality services’ websites may leak your booking details, others can view your personal data, cancel your reservation.

11 Apr 2019 3:18 PM


Your body is your internet, and now it can't be hacked: Indian Professor Research

Researchers have protected your pacemaker, other medical tech from remote hacks before they happen.

16 Mar 2019 2:16 PM

Whitefly: Espionage group has Singapore in its sights

Group behind the SingHealth breach is also responsible for a string of other attacks in the region.

07 Mar 2019 1:36 PM

Indian student invovled in destroying dozens of computers in New York college

An Indian student has been arrested after being charged with intentionally causing damage to over 50 protected computers in New York.

27 Feb 2019 1:48 PM

New IoT vulnerabilities show high risk of connected devices

A vulnerability within BoxLock smart padlock enables hackers to unlock the device within a few seconds.

26 Feb 2019 3:20 PM

Triout Android spyware affects 50 million users: Report

Triout Android spyware framework makes a comeback, abusing app with 50 million downloads

23 Feb 2019 12:08 PM