<div style="margin:20px 0 0 200px"> To view the site, enable JavaScript by changing your browser options, then <a href="">Try Again</a>.</div>
Bumble, The Dating Site - A Risk To Your Personal Data
Bumble, The Dating Site - A Risk To Your Personal Data
01 Dec, 2020

Bumble is one of the popular dating sites used globally. With the growing popularity, it has also set up interest among cybercriminals. Recently, security vulnerability has been noticed in the platform which could lead to data risks for around 100 million users.

Read Details
'Who Visited My Facebook Profile' App to Hack Facebook Account
"Who Visited My Facebook Profile" App to Hack Facebook Account
30 Nov, 2020

Cybercriminals, posing as social media or SEO assistants, tricked millions of Facebook users. Firstly, they ask the victims to provide their Facebook credentials via a tool that will show who visits their Facebook profiles.

Read Details
India Banned 43 Chinese Apps. Know The Reasons
India Banned 43 Chinese Apps. Know The Reasons
25 Nov, 2020

In July 2020, the Government of India banned 43 Chinese apps with one massive stroke of restriction. Many believe it was an act of retaliation for the brutal killing of our twenty soldiers in the Galwan valley by the Chinese soldiers. Well, that is not the only reason. The decision deals with a huge range of threats that these apps inflicted on our society as well as national security.

Read Details
Cyber attack In Ghaziabad's Hospital - Is It Google?
Cyber attack In Ghaziabad's Hospital - Is It Google?
20 Nov, 2020

Google is a search engine and provides various internet amenities to its users for advancement and betterment (Gmail, Google Maps, Google Drive, and many others). The renowned organizations never entertain hackers or any malicious activities. Google is a symbol of trust for corporate.

Read Details
Data Breach - BigBasket, Indian Online Marketplace!
Data Breach - BigBasket, Indian Online Marketplace!
19 Nov, 2020

BigBasket is an emerging online platform in India helping consumers to buy daily household goods at attractive discounts. Recently, it was found that the exciting platform falls in a controversy of a data breach of its consumers' information, which was sold on the Dark web.

Read Details
Google Project Zero Has Identified a Windows Bug
Google Project Zero Has Identified a Windows Bug
10 Nov, 2020

Google project zero has observed security vulnerability and reported the same in just 7 days. The bug identified as CVE-2020-17087, a Windows Kernel Cryptography Drive bug, exploited for privilege escalation such as sandbox escape.

Read Details
Apple Security Update - 3 New Vulnerabilities Found!
Apple Security Update - 3 New Vulnerabilities Found!
10 Nov, 2020

The flaws were found in the FontParser and kernel which were rolled out in various devices (Pad, macOS, iOS and watchOS). The vulnerability benefits the adversaries with arbitrary codes and executes the malware at the kernel-level.

Read Details
'Among Us' - Online Game Faced Spam Attacks
"Among Us" - Online Game Faced Spam Attacks
05 Nov, 2020

Recently, people have found excessive spam messages in their gaming chatbox. People from all around the globe have been irritated by this attack. Generally, they were getting random messages to subscribe to a YouTube channel named Eric Loris.

Read Details
Mithaas - The Sweet Company Hit by Ransomware
Mithaas - The Sweet Company Hit by Ransomware
04 Nov, 2020

Mithaas, one of the renowned sweets sellers in India, has recently been trapped by ransom attackers. As per Mithaas Sweets management, the computer servers were hacked which results in 5 years of data loss.

Read Details
Ransomware Attacks on PTI Servers
Ransomware Attacks on PTI Servers
04 Nov, 2020

PTI (Press Trust of India) computer servers have experienced an immense ransom attack. The attacks lead to an interruption in their operation and delay in delivering news to their Indian subscribers. Moreover, it took an all-night endeavor by the engineers to restore it.

Read Details
Microsoft - 2 Serious Windows Vulnerabilities Found!
Microsoft - 2 Serious Windows Vulnerabilities Found!
03 Nov, 2020

Recently, Microsoft has found 2 serious remote code Windows vulnerabilities which could majorly affect the Windows Codecs Library and Visual Studio Code. Fortunately, the patches were quickly detected and resolved, before it could make an impact on the system.

Read Details
How Can We Prevent Our Debit Card From Being Hacked?
How Can We Prevent Our Debit Card From Being Hacked?
02 Nov, 2020

Do not hand it over to anyone at a restaurant or petrol pump. Ask to swipe in front of your eyes. Ask to bring the POS in front of you. Do not allow the guy to go out of your sight taking away your debit card. He can take photos of both sides of the debit card and use it on ecommerce sites without OTP or PIN.

Read Details
IRDAI - Developing Insurance Plans For Cyber Security Risks
IRDAI - Developing Insurance Plans For Cyber Security Risks
29 Oct, 2020

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) is an autonomous body dealing with regulating and promoting the insurance industry in India. It is true to say that it controls the insurance companies in the country.

Read Details
Hackers Hacked Into 50,000 Home CCTV; Learn How To Protect Your CCTV
Hackers Hacked Into 50,000 Home CCTV; Learn How To Protect Your CCTV
19 Oct, 2020

As reported, around 50,000 home cameras are claimed to be hacked by an unknown hacking group. Moreover, cybercriminals have stolen the video clips and pictures, and uploaded some of it on the internet.

Read Details
Microsoft Alerts Users About The New Android Ransomware
Microsoft Alerts Users About The New Android Ransomware
19 Oct, 2020

Microsoft has alerted its users about the new mobile phone ransomware attack. The ransomware takes advantage of the incoming call notifications and the android home button to get stored behind the locked screen.

Read Details
New Bugs Reported In Apple Software
New Bugs Reported In Apple Software
14 Oct, 2020

A team of five security researchers has worked and monitored the Apple online security services for 3 months (July to September), and found a total of 55 flaws. Out of these 55 flaws, 11 vulnerabilities are indicated as severe critical.

Read Details
UGC Fake Universities List Update: 24 Universities Found From Different States
UGC Fake Universities List Update: 24 Universities Found From Different States
12 Oct, 2020

The University Grant Commission (UGC) has issued an updated report stating the names of the fake universities running in the country. The list reveals a total of 24 universities from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Odisha and other states.

Read Details
The cyber threat to Bollywood actor Pooja Bedi
The cyber threat to Bollywood actor Pooja Bedi
08 Oct, 2020

Bollywood actor Pooja Bedi is the latest cyberattack victim in the country. It is reported that a cybercriminal group has threatened to hack her website (www.happysoul.in) and sell drugs on the platform if she denies paying the ransom amount.

Read Details
Interesting Move From Google Playstore - Paytm App Is Removed From The Platform
Interesting Move From Google Playstore - Paytm App Is Removed From The Platform
28 Sep, 2020

Yes, it is true. Google Playstore removed Paytm from the platform due to its "Fantasy Game offering", on Friday, 18th September.

Read Details
179 Arrested Under Dark Web International Operation
179 Arrested Under Dark Web International Operation
25 Sep, 2020

DisrupTor, a result of the cyber operation conducted by the international security agencies against the Dark Web vendors and buyers. As a result, 179 Dark Web vendors were arrested across the US and Europe. These vendors are alleged of selling illegal items on the Dark Web platform.

Read Details
A Drastic Increase In Cyber Attacks, Hackers Are Everywhere!
A Drastic Increase In Cyber Attacks, Hackers Are Everywhere!
21 Sep, 2020

The coronavirus has been proved as a threat to technology and online businesses. It has affected many enterprises— many of which have also reached the shutdown point. Start-ups and medium scale businesses have found it hard to survive amidst COVID-19.

Read Details
Alibaba, A Digital Threat To Indian Users?
Alibaba, A Digital Threat To Indian Users?
21 Sep, 2020

According to various intelligence sources, it is being said that Alibaba, the trusted wholesale chinese marketplace is stealing data of Indian people. Around 72 India based servers are alleged in the data breach, sending the information to China.

Read Details
FBI Updated Their Cyber's Most Wanted List - 5 Chinese Hackers In The List
FBI Updated Their Cyber's Most Wanted List - 5 Chinese Hackers In The List
21 Sep, 2020

The US government has reported charges against 5 cyber criminals supported by the Chinese States. Along with the 5 members, 2 Malaysian hackers are also included in the list. As per the investigation, these criminals have accessed around 100 companies worldwide.

Read Details
CISA Alert: Cyber Attacks On Popular Network Devices In The US, Carried By Chinese Groups
CISA Alert: Cyber Attacks On Popular Network Devices In The US, Carried By Chinese Groups
21 Sep, 2020

CISA (Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency) has reported that from the past one year, chinese cyber criminals are scanning US government network devices. The security agency has released an alert informing about the cyber group which is meant to be connected with China's Ministry of State Security (MSS).

Read Details
Magento 1.X Under Cyber (Magecart) Attack
Magento 1.X Under Cyber (Magecart) Attack
17 Sep, 2020

If you are running an online store e-commerce business, then this post is for you. This is a lesson for us - Why it is so important to perform regular updates on our e-commerce sites!

Read Details
Chinese Eyes On Indian Politicians And Business Tycoons
Chinese Eyes On Indian Politicians And Business Tycoons
14 Sep, 2020

As per reports, it is confirmed that around 10,000 renowned Indians are under the watch of China. The data includes politicians, sportspersons, actors, businesspersons, judiciary and journalists. The Chinese government is monitoring these individuals and organizations closely in their database.

Read Details
Legit Cloud Tools Used For Cybercrimes
Legit Cloud Tools Used For Cybercrimes
14 Sep, 2020

Team TMT cyber criminal group is back with their unique strategy to attack the cloud infrastructure. This time, they have used a legal way to reach their mischief desire.

Read Details
Indian Companies Are The New Cyber Attack Hub In The World
Indian Companies Are The New Cyber Attack Hub In The World
11 Sep, 2020

The Acronis Cyber Readiness Report 2020 has put out a serious concern for Indian companies. The report ranked India as the top victims of the cyber attacks, compared to the other developed nations amidst COVID-19. The companies have also mentioned that their IT costs have immensely grown in the last few months (almost double) due to the cyber attacks.

Read Details
Real Mango Software - The IRCTC Ticketing App Racket
Real Mango Software - The IRCTC Ticketing App Racket
10 Sep, 2020

Railway Protection Force (RPF) Patna, has uncovered some essential points from a ticket broker who has hacked the IRCTC website to book tickets. The RPF took the individual into custody on Monday and got some crucial information from him.

Read Details
PM Modi's Twitter Account Got Hacked
PM Modi's Twitter Account Got Hacked
03 Sep, 2020

The Prime Minister's personal website's Twitter account (@narendramodi_in) had been hacked by a hacker named John Wick. Several tweets have been taken down which were urging people to donate in the PM Relief Fund, a recently created fund against the backdrop of COVID - 19 crisis, in cryptocurrency.

Read Details
Uber Covered Up a Data Breach
Uber Covered Up a Data Breach
03 Sep, 2020

The former Chief Security Officer of Uber, Joe Sullivan has been charged for covering a massive data breach in 2016. They paid $100000 to hackers for keeping the incident secret. The recent press release of the U.S. Dept. of Justice states "Sullivan took deliberate steps to conceal, deflect, and mislead the Federal Trade Commission about the breach."

Read Details
Why Microsoft new security update is important for you - Windows 8.1, Window RT 8.1, and Server 2012 R2
Why Microsoft new security update is important for you - Windows 8.1, Window RT 8.1, and Server 2012 R2
01 Sep, 2020

If you are a Microsoft operating system user, it is intrinsic to know that recently, the organization discovered two unrevealed security risks namely: CVE-2020-1530 and CVE-2020-1537. With an immediate effect, Microsoft announced an emergency update for Window 8.1, Window RT 8.1 and Server 2012 R2.

Read Details
Qbot is Back!
Qbot is Back!
31 Aug, 2020

Qbot (a banking trojan that steals bank account credentials and financial information). This time, it's mainly targeting the military, government, and manufacturing sectors.

Read Details
Smart Phones Containing Malware Aims To Steal Money
Smart Phones Containing Malware Aims To Steal Money
27 Aug, 2020

Security researchers have found some low-cost Chinese smart phones ship with malware that aims to steal your money. The low-cost Techno W2 smartphone has shipped with a malware that subscribes to paid services to steal the user's money. The budget smartphone sells in African countries like Egypt, Ghana, and South Africa along with Indonesia and Myanmar.

Read Details
Is Google Drive safe?
Is Google Drive safe?
26 Aug, 2020

When it comes to cloud storage, be it saving personal information, confidential company details or sensitive data, people rely on Google Drive greatly.

Read Details
WhatsApp Hijack Mode Is On
WhatsApp Hijack Mode Is On
26 Aug, 2020

Maharashtra cyber, the state's nodal cyber security agency recently issued an advisory against a "WhatsApp hijack fraud" targeting users.

Read Details
Gmail Goes Down Globally - Users Unable To Send Their Files and Attachments
Gmail Goes Down Globally - Users Unable To Send Their Files and Attachments
21 Aug, 2020

In this year August 20 on Thursday the Gmail suffered massive outrage worldwide with many users complaining that they could not send any attachments or documents while the other few reported that they have not been able to log in at all. Popular outrage tracking portal down detector has reported that user reports indicate Google is having problems since 1:16 AM EDT.

Read Details
Ransomware Attacks Largest Cruise Line, 5M Data Stolen
Ransomware Attacks Largest Cruise Line, 5M Data Stolen
20 Aug, 2020

The largest cruise line in the world has been hit by a ransomware attack, with customer data also believed to have been accessed. Carnival corporation which operates more than 100 vessels across 10 different brands that include Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, and Costa cruises with over 150,000 employees and 13 milion guests annually notified the U.S. Securities and exchange commission(SEC) this week after detecting the attack on 15th August where the threat actors accessed and encrypted a portion of one brand's information technology systems. They also downloaded files from the company's network.

Read Details
New Vulnerability Allows Spying On Phone Calls
New Vulnerability Allows Spying On Phone Calls
18 Aug, 2020

Team of academic has detailed this week vulnerability in the voice LTE (VOLTE) protocol that can be used to break the encryption on 4g voice calls. Today in present a new attack called REVOLTE that could let remote attackers break encryption used by voice calls and spy on targeted phone calls.

Read Details
Chinese Guy Running Gambling Operation in India
Chinese Guy Running Gambling Operation in India
14 Aug, 2020

On 14 august 2020, a Chinese national with his three Indian associates have been arrested in a crackdown on an illegal gambling racket. After launching into the allegations money laundering against different Chinese nationals and their associate based on India by the income tax department. The alleged gambling was organised by different companies under umbrella of China based firm called BejingT Power Company.

Read Details
On The Dark Web the Data of UberEats Were Leaked
On The Dark Web the Data of UberEats Were Leaked
13 Aug, 2020

User records of UberEats, an American online food ordering service, have been leaked by a threat actor.

On Dark Web, a Cyber security firm came across the data after its dark web and deep monitoring. UberEats is an American online food order and dispatch service that was launched by Uber in 2014.

Read Details
CWT Travel Giant Pays $4.5 Million Ransom to Cyber
CWT Travel Giant Pays $4.5 Million Ransom to Cyber
10 Aug, 2020

In the month of July U.S travel management firm CWT paid $4.5 million this week to the hackers' stolen reams of sensitive corporate files and said they had knocked 30,000 computers offline, according to a record of the ransom negotiations seen by Reuters. The attackers used a strain ransomware called Ragnar locker, which encrypts computer files and renders them unusable until the victim pays to be restored.

Read Details
Intel Hacked, Canon May Fall Next - Major Data Breach
Intel Hacked, Canon May Fall Next - Major Data Breach
07 Aug, 2020

In today a Twitter user leaked a report that 20GB worth of confidential Intel documents stored on file sharing service documents that the twitter users claimed they received from an unknown hacker. According to the leaker, the folder contains classified information under NDA, and the hacker who provided the documents to the leaker said they had obtained the files earlier this year. The files have been posted publicly anywhere before the hackers are supposed to prepare to release more Intel data.

Read Details
Behind The High Profile Twitter Hacked There is A 17 Year Old Boy Pretended To Be A Twitter Employee
Behind The High Profile Twitter Hacked There is A 17 Year Old Boy Pretended To Be A Twitter Employee
06 Aug, 2020

In the previous month there was a bitcoin and crypto currency attack using top high profile men. The biggest security breach with accounts of former US president Barack Obama, US presidential nominee Joe Biden, Tesla founder Elon Musk, Musician Kayne West and Apple among others, hacked and used to post links to bitcoin scam. Once the accounts have been taken over, the hackers then send requests so that if bitcoin were sent to the accounts they would be doubled and returned.

Read Details
Cybercriminals Are Attacking On Amazon Account and Stole Goods and Private Details
Cybercriminals Are Attacking On Amazon Account and Stole Goods and Private Details
05 Aug, 2020

One of the most dangerous is that cybercriminals are exploiting the retails giant's prime now service, where customers can get items like games consoles. Recently, AARP recounted several scams where cybercriminals posed Amazon's customer service or security team as a ploy to steal your personal information. Security experts have raised serious concerns about how easy it is for fraudsters to hack into Amazon accounts.

Read Details
Hackers Are Hijacking Credentials Email Data Create Specialized Economy
Hackers Are Hijacking Credentials Email Data Create Specialized Economy
31 Jul, 2020

Recently cybercriminals are getting active because during this pandemic situation all the country are following lockdown so the people are doing work from home so the people are busy using social media platform and hackers are getting stealthier and findings new ways of remain undetected and hijacking accounts for long period of time stealing the vital information and sending spam mails to different e-mail id's.

Read Details
Today Government Has Banned 47 More Chinese Apps in India
Today Government Has Banned 47 More Chinese Apps in India
27 Jul, 2020

Today the government has banned 47 more Chinese apps in India. In the previous month more than 58 Chinese apps were banned by the government to protect our country from national interest and security including most popular apps like TikTok.

Read Details
Women, be alert. Cyber Revenge is the new cyber crime
Women, be alert. Cyber Revenge is the new cyber crime
27 Jul, 2020

Cyber Revenge in simpler words a vengeance sought online. The concept of cyber revenge has become one of the greatest threats to commoners in recent times. It is the distribution of sexually explicit image or video of individuals without their consent. More vividly it has led to the defamination of young girls and women in general. The doctored photos are being uploaded, followed by numerous monetary frauds, cyber revenge ranks second in number of registered cases while in some states. Cyber Revenge crimes top in list. Read the article to know more about the menace and possible solutions.

Read Details
Beware Of Fake Google Chrome Update a New Tool for Hackers to Control over Your System
Beware Of Fake Google Chrome Update a New Tool for Hackers to Control over Your System
24 Jul, 2020

In these pandemic situations the hackers are more active and try to hack as many servers as possible. A few days early we saw that several high profiles were hacked in Twitter.

Read Details
Beware Malicious Android Malware Affecting Android Apps and Stealing Personal Details but You Need Not To Delete These Apps
Beware Malicious Android Malware Affecting Android Apps and Stealing Personal Details but You Need Not To Delete These Apps
20 Jul, 2020

A new threat discovered by security researchers PayPal, Gmail, Netflix, Amazon, Twitter, Facebook and TikTok are just a few of the hugely popular apps targeted by the latest Android malware but fortunately, it's pretty to stay safe.

Read Details
India & Israel Sign Agreement to Expand Collaboration In Dealing With Cyberthreats
India & Israel Sign Agreement to Expand Collaboration In Dealing With Cyberthreats
17 Jul, 2020

India & Israel have signed an agreement expand collaboration in dealing with cyberthreats rapid increased in digitisation due to coronavirus situation that exposed the vulnerabilities of the virtual world.

Read Details
Best Mobile Apps Users Should Know About
Best Mobile Apps Users Should Know About
17 Jul, 2020

"MADE IN CHINA". A very common sentence in every Indian's life, but aren't we ignorant enough to not realize how we are slowly dependent on it. Does it not strike a lighting when we talk about self-dependence, this word should equally applicable to the things we use in our daily life. Indians are considered to be the most brilliant minds around globe.

Read Details
Several High Profile Twitter Accounts Hacked In Massive Security Breach
Several High Profile Twitter Accounts Hacked In Massive Security Breach
17 Jul, 2020

On 15th July 2020, a wide range of celebrity & brand accounts started tweeting out a message promoting a crypto giveaway in which funds sent to a specified bitcoin wallet would send back double the amount of the user and in social media platform this attack is one of the biggest cyber attacks in history.

Read Details
Cybercriminals are exploiting inactive domain to launch malvertising campaigns
Cybercriminals are exploiting inactive domain to launch malvertising campaigns
16 Jul, 2020

Even a dormant or inactive domain can turn bad and begin pointing to partner program pages, phishing sites, or even malware. According to Kaspersky, researchers found about 100 websites for sale on one of the world's biggest auction platforms, and these sites redirect visitors to over 2500 unexpected & unwanted URLs.

Read Details
Remove China Apps Taken down: Google's Explains Why the App Is Removed from Play Store
Remove China Apps Taken down: Google's Explains Why the App Is Removed from Play Store
13 Jul, 2020

In a recent development, Google removed the Remove China Apps from the Google Play Store. This came into effect immediately after Google removed India's Mitron app, the so-called rival of the Tiktok app from China. The incident of these removals from the Play Store was first noticed by Indian Express.

Read Details
Mitron App Account Takeover Susceptibility: Unearthed
Mitron App Account Takeover Susceptibility: Unearthed
13 Jul, 2020

The popularity of the Mitron app has been phenomenal as more than 5 million users downloaded it in their Smartphones since it got launched. The experts believe that is India's reply to the popular Chinese app Tiktok. However, the app development professionals believe that Mitron App has some vulnerabilities that need to be fixed before it reaches further users.

Read Details
Google Just Banned 25 More Android Apps & Now You Need To Delete Them From Your Phone
Google Just Banned 25 More Android Apps & Now You Need To Delete Them From Your Phone
08 Jul, 2020

As reported by ZDNet, the latest attack is a very serious one, as it's able to target users of facebook with personal details & credentials stolen by hackers from our social network account.

Read Details
Beware Of New Phishing Scam That's Attacking Our Google Calendar
Beware Of New Phishing Scam That's Attacking Our Google Calendar
07 Jul, 2020

Recently Kaspersky researches say that users can safeguard themselves by turning off the automatic adding of invites to our Google calendar app.

Read Details
WARNING---Apple Suddenly Catches Tik-Tok Secretly Spying On Millions of I-Phone Users
WARNING---Apple Suddenly Catches Tik-Tok Secretly Spying On Millions of I-Phone Users
30 Jun, 2020

TikTok has been found to be stealing information from your iPhone, which can include banking transactions, passwords and confidential files. With so many celebrities using TikTok, find out how vulnerable you are.

Read Details
Can TCS allow 75% of their employees to work from home by 2025? The answer is probably a NO
Can TCS allow 75% of their employees to work from home by 2025? The answer is probably a NO
18 Jun, 2020

Allowing to work from home is a very good option at the present situation, but it has some difficulties in the aspect of proper computer system, network security, consistent power supply, high speed internet, code and software piracy, PCI DSS compliance, etc. Are we moving more towards WFH, or is this a hype which is bound to fail.

Read Details
Korean Hackers Claim to Breech ZEE5 Databases
Korean Hackers Claim to Breech ZEE5 Databases
17 Jun, 2020

An Indian entertainment giant ZEE5 faced a serious threat in June 2020, when a self-declared group of hackers 'Korean Hackers' or 'John Wick' claimed to have hacked the huge databases of ZEE5.

Read Details
Huge Security Breach Detected-13,000+ VIVO Phone Detected With Same IMEI Number
Huge Security Breach Detected-13,000+ VIVO Phone Detected With Same IMEI Number
16 Jun, 2020

A major scam or security breach has been detected by the Meerut Police officials in Uttar Pradesh. They have found more than 13,000 (13,557 to be more precise) Vivo handsets running with the same International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI).

Read Details
Government of India Bans WeTransfer
Government of India Bans WeTransfer
09 Jun, 2020

It happened when the government decides to ban the WeTransfer website in India. According to a news report appearing in Mumbai Mirror, the instructions have been put into force with immediate effect. WeTransfer has been a popular file-sharing website that was fairly popular among Indian users. As per a report, the website allowed transferring huge files with anyone without having a paid account.

Read Details
Google Gets Rid Of 813 Creepware from Android Play Store
Google Gets Rid Of 813 Creepware from Android Play Store
05 Jun, 2020

In a drastic decision, Google has removed more than 813 creepware apps from the official Android Play Store. This step comes only after Google received research reports from a group of academics that were busy in their work to find the activities and impact of Creepware.

Read Details
Niti Aayog Open Sourced Arogya Setu App for Bug Bounty Program
Niti Aayog Open Sourced Arogya Setu App for Bug Bounty Program
02 Jun, 2020

Responding to the privacy concerns by renowned tech experts in the country, Niti Aayog, in a landmark move, has open-sourced the code of Arogya Setu App, an app developed by the Government Of India to track and monitor the happenings related to Covid-19 pandemic.

Read Details
Truecaller Data Compromised; Hacker Puts Data for Sale for INR 75,000
Truecaller Data Compromised; Hacker Puts Data for Sale for INR 75,000
01 Jun, 2020

Hacked! User data of more than 4.75 crore of Indian professionals have been compromised yet another time. This time, the hacker targeted the data from Truecaller, one of the most popular data service providers in India and abroad.

Read Details
Welcome Lockdown 4, As the World Awaits a Total Cyber Chaos
Welcome Lockdown 4, As the World Awaits a Total Cyber Chaos
19 May, 2020

India is experiencing the fourth instalment of the national lockdown to combat corona virus from Monday, 18thMay 2020. It has been nearly two months that we been masked and marooned on our individual islands executing our personal and professional duties in equal measure.

Read Details
A Bolt from the Blue: Thunderbolt Shortcoming Makes PC Hacking Easy
A Bolt from the Blue: Thunderbolt Shortcoming Makes PC Hacking Easy
15 May, 2020

Computers installed with Intel's Thunderbolt ports are vulnerable to hands-on hacking attempts due to security issues in its hardware interface, according to research by BjörnRuytenberg, a security researcher at Eindhoven University of Technology in The Netherlands.

Read Details
Chrome Browser Doubles up as Hacker's Hot Pad
Chrome Browser Doubles up as Hacker's Hot Pad
14 May, 2020

A cyber security researcher Matthew Bryant has released a Chrome extension called 'CursedChrome' that can turn the Chrome browser into a hacker's proxy bot. Though, there is another tool to avoid active attacks through such extensions.

Read Details
Samsung Confirms Security Threats For Galaxy Mobile Phones After 2014 Edition
Samsung Confirms Security Threats For Galaxy Mobile Phones After 2014 Edition
13 May, 2020

If you have a Samsung Galaxy Phone with versions from 2014, then you may have a reason to worry. This happens mainly because of Samsung's acceptance of a massive security threat that all Galaxy Mobile phones are likely to encounter, that were manufactured and marketed after 2014.

Read Details
Targeted Ransomware Attack Panics The Taiwanese Organizations
Targeted Ransomware Attack Panics The Taiwanese Organizations
12 May, 2020

The world is changing fast, especially due to the recent pandemic COVID-19. The leading organizations plan to leave China for their role in the spread of the pandemic. Till now, quite a few organizations have declared their move to Taiwan and it is here that the incident has hit.

Read Details
An Overview Of Data Theft at Unacademy
An Overview Of Data Theft at Unacademy
11 May, 2020

The news of data theft at Unacademy has struck the world with wonder as well as uncertainty. The news piece said that the academy faced a major setback when the hackers took away the database of more than 22 million users that the academy used to manage.

Read Details
Critical Vulnerability Affects Data Centre Security across a Multitude
Critical Vulnerability Affects Data Centre Security across a Multitude
07 May, 2020

Salt is a powerful Python-based automation and remote execution engine which allows users to issue commands to multiple machines directly.

Read Details
Whatsapp's Security Quotient Enhanced Amidst Increased Cyber Risk
Whatsapp's Security Quotient Enhanced Amidst Increased Cyber Risk
06 May, 2020

As federal entities of UK, USA and Australia are engaged in socio-political spat over the pros and cons of end to end encryption, Whatsapp, which was a strong supporter of the same, has been fuelled by two back to back security enhancers lately, which is all set to affect its massive user base worldwide.

Read Details
Anonymous Actors Wreck Panic with International Entities
Anonymous Actors Wreck Panic with International Entities
27 Apr, 2020

According to the SITE Intelligence Group, which checks online extremism and terrorist activities, anonymous activists have exposed nearly 25,000 email addresses and passwords allegedly belonging to the National Institutes of Health, the World Health Organization, the Gates Foundation and other groups working towards global abolishing of COVID-19.

Read Details
US Offers Whopping Rewards for Tracing North Korean Hackers
US Offers Whopping Rewards for Tracing North Korean Hackers
23 Apr, 2020

The United States agencies have released a joint advisory reminding the world about the 'significant cyber threat' posed by North Korean state-sponsored hackers to the global banking and financial institutions.

Read Details
ZOOM Accounts on Sale in Numbers on Dark Web
ZOOM Accounts on Sale in Numbers on Dark Web
21 Apr, 2020

Zoom is the new doom for the netizens, thanks to the spread of the COVID-19 virus all over the world.

Read Details
Zero Day Exploits, the Latest Cyber Hacking Instrument on the Rise
Zero Day Exploits, the Latest Cyber Hacking Instrument on the Rise
17 Apr, 2020

The year 2019 has witnessed more number of cyber attacks using Zero-Day vulnerabilities than its 3 preceding years.

Read Details
Credit Card Skimming In the Times of COVID-19
Credit Card Skimming In the Times of COVID-19
16 Apr, 2020

According to a report from Malwarebytes, web skimming attacks have increased by 26 percent in March alone compared to previous months.

Read Details
A New IoT Threat Malware Named Dark Nexus Discovered In the Wild
A New IoT Threat Malware Named Dark Nexus Discovered In the Wild
15 Apr, 2020

Recently cyber security researchers have discovered an IoT botnet threat that leverages corrupted smart devices to stage 'distributed denial-of-service' attacks, potentially triggered on-demand through platforms offering DDoS-for-hire services.

Read Details
Russian Telco Hijacks Internet Traffic for Google, AWS, CloudFlare among Others
Russian Telco Hijacks Internet Traffic for Google, AWS, CloudFlare among Others
10 Apr, 2020

Traffic meant for more than 200 of the world's largest content delivery networks (CDNs) and cloud hosting providers has been siphoned by Rostelecom, Russia's state-owned telecommunications provider.

Read Details
Visiting a Website Can Be Hackingly Harmful For Your Digital Device
Visiting a Website Can Be Hackingly Harmful For Your Digital Device
09 Apr, 2020

Just clicking on a website, malicious or otherwise, unknowingly loading malicious ads using Safari browser could have let remote attackers secretly access your device's camera, microphone or location and in some cases saved passwords as well.

Read Details
Australia under Dual Attack: Corona and Mandrake
Australia under Dual Attack: Corona and Mandrake
08 Apr, 2020

A cyber security research team has discovered the "Mandrake" spying operation targeting Australian mobile banking users.

Read Details
The Latest Zoom Hack Allows Hackers Compromise Windows with Login Passwords
The Latest Zoom Hack Allows Hackers Compromise Windows with Login Passwords
08 Apr, 2020

As per the findings of cyber security expert @_g0dmode, the Zoom video conferencing software for Windows is exposed to a classic 'UNC path injection' vulnerability that could allow remote attackers to steal victims' Windows login credentials and even execute arbitrary commands on their systems.

Read Details
Hotel Giant Falls Victim to Data Fraud in a Row
Hotel Giant Falls Victim to Data Fraud in a Row
06 Apr, 2020

A renowned name in the international hotel industry the Marriott has fallen prey to a data breach for the second time in quick succession during the last two years.

Read Details
Cyber Scam in the days of Coronavirus & Lockdown
Cyber Scam in the days of Coronavirus & Lockdown
03 Apr, 2020

The recent pandemic was unexpected and unknown to most part of the world. It has changed our life and we are slowly adapting to our new lifestyle.

Read Details
Magecart Hackers Inflict 19 Websites with I-frame Skimmers to Hack Payment Data
Magecart Hackers Inflict 19 Websites with I-frame Skimmers to Hack Payment Data
03 Apr, 2020

At least 19 popular electronic merchandising websites have been corrupted with a new version of the digital skimmer called 'Make Frame' by a current Magecart skimmer campaign intended at stealing payment card information of the customers.

Read Details
Popular Websites Being Compromised To Wreck Hacking Attack on Users
Popular Websites Being Compromised To Wreck Hacking Attack on Users
02 Apr, 2020

Recent analytical findings from Dr.Web have revealed hackers actively targeting users with a malicious Chrome update which runs s backdoor on the target device which then allows the later malware attacks.

Read Details
Work from Home Ignites Wild Attack in the Virtual World
Work from Home Ignites Wild Attack in the Virtual World
01 Apr, 2020

With an alarmingly high global population staying put at homes and using virtual communication platforms like 'zoom' to communicate online, the bad actors of the world are making the most of the moment by coming up with phoney platforms to cajole the innocent and the unsuspecting.

Read Details
Hackers celebrate Corona carnival
Hackers celebrate Corona carnival
27 Mar, 2020

Third party Android App developers are using Corona virus related keywords in their app names, descriptions, or in the package names in order to delete malware, perpetrate financial theft and rank higher in Google Store searches related to the topic.

Read Details
Adding Insult to the Injury: Corona Clubbed With Cyber Attack
Adding Insult to the Injury: Corona Clubbed With Cyber Attack
24 Mar, 2020

Hammersmith Medicines Research, the British medical organization that had earlier researched the Ebola vaccine and is now on standby to perform the medical trials on any COVID-19 vaccine has been hit by the cyber crime group in terms of stealing medical reports of those affected by the virus and publishing them online to extort ransom.

Read Details
Corona Consumed By Cyber Criminals to Sell Malware
Corona Consumed By Cyber Criminals to Sell Malware
23 Mar, 2020

The global black hat community is out to reap the most of the present worldwide vulnerability by cajoling people into getting infected with malware in the garb of Corona consciousness.

Read Details
What Do CISOs do when Corona Virus Meets Cyber Security Challenges?
What Do CISOs do when Corona Virus Meets Cyber Security Challenges?
20 Mar, 2020

Researchers have zeroed down upon immediate remedies of corona affected cyber security issues of working from home on personal computers.

Read Details
Hacking Holds Hands with Communal Vendetta, Maharashtra Government Pays the Price.
Hacking Holds Hands with Communal Vendetta, Maharashtra Government Pays the Price
17 Mar, 2020

On Friday an Islamic hackers group called Legion hacked the website of Maharashtra CID as payback procedure to the Delhi massacre which caused the death of many Muslims.

Read Details
Facebook Hijacked, Yet Again
Facebook Hijacked, Yet Again
16 Mar, 2020

A new simple yet extremely risky strain of Android malware has been discovered which steals users' authentication cookies from the web browsing and other apps, including Chrome and Facebook, installed on the corrupted devices.

Read Details
Let's Encrypt Damage Controls Releasing 3 Million Invalid TLS Certificates
Let's Encrypt Damage Controls Releasing 3 Million Invalid TLS Certificates
06 Mar, 2020

The signing entity is having to retrace 3 million TLS certificates issues by default because of avirus in its Certificate Authority software.

Read Details
Facial Recognition Company Hit by Happy Hackers
Facial Recognition Company Hit by Happy Hackers
03 Mar, 2020

Clearview AI, the much talked about facial recognition company, has intimated its clients about a critical hacking of its customer database which includes some of the most powerful law enforcement agencies in the United States.

Read Details
Latest Flaw in Wi-fi Encryption Affects a Number of Devices
Latest Flaw in Wi-fi Encryption Affects a Number of Devices
28 Feb, 2020

Cyber security researchers announced new high-severity hardware vulnerability present in the popular Wi-Fi chips manufactured by Broadcom and Cypress which are activating an array of digital devices including smartphones, tablets, laptops, routers, and IoT gadgets.

Read Details
Android Developers Asked To Encrypt App Data on Device by Google
Android Developers Asked To Encrypt App Data on Device by Google
27 Feb, 2020

Google has released a blog post asking mobile app developers to encrypt data that their apps generate on the users' devices, particularly when they use unprotected external storage that's exposed to virtual corruption.

Read Details