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Best practices to keep the worms out

6 Best Practices to Keep the Worms Out

May 18, 2017

By Sanjai Gangadharan, Regional Director SAARC, A10 Networks WannaCry ransomware worm has created havoc across the globe hitting about 150 countries and over 57,000 computers. This is primarily because ...

Ransomware

eScan Decimates Ransomware Hoax News

May 17, 2017

More than the actual attack of the WannaCry Ransomware, which held to ransom millions of computers and businesses worldwide demanding ransom to be paid in bitcoins worth $300 to unlock ...

Quick Heal detected millions of malware samples on Windows and on Android platform in Q1 2017

May 8, 2017

According to Quick Heal Threat Report for Q1 2017, about 295 million malware samples were blocked on the systems of Quick Heal users. February clocked the highest number of detection. ...

ransomware

Dealing with Phishing and Ransomware the Right Way

May 5, 2017

  Both Ransomware and phishing attacks and their various variants – spearphishing/whaling and CEO Fraud/Business Email Compromise (BEC) – are creating havoc across the globe and are major concerns today. According ...

FortinetThreat Landscape Report Examines How Cybercriminals Are Building an Army of Things

May 4, 2017

Fortinet has recently announced the findings of its latestGlobal Threat Landscape Reportcovering Q4 2016. The research reveals that 50% of malware exploits in India occurred in the last 3 months of ...

Android Malware

MilkyDoor Android Malware Detected by Trend Micro

April 27, 2017

Trend Micro Incorporated has detected an Android Malware MilkyDoor that was recently found in over 200 Android applications available through the Google Play Store which had installs between 500,000 ...

Alleged Botnet Operator Arrested in Spain, Faces Multiple Charges in the US

April 13, 2017

The US Justice Department has launched a coordinated takedown operation to disrupt and dismantle the Kelihos botnet (also known as Waledac). The operation follows on from the arrest in Spain ...

Cisco

Cisco Cyber Range Lab in India to Work Towards Enhancing Cyber Security

April 13, 2017

Cisco India inaugurated its Cyber Range Lab in Gurgaon, India. The Cisco Cyber Range Lab aims to provide highly specialized technical training workshops to help security staff build the skills ...

Sacrifice your Privacy while Using Paytm, Freecharge and BHIM: IIMB Study

April 11, 2017

With the rapid development of information technology, ubiquitous mobile phones, and the impact of the demonetization scheme of the GoI, we have witnessed a surge in mobile banking and ...

What Are Fileless Banking Attackers Really After?

April 10, 2017

One day bank employees discovered an empty ATM: there was no money, no traces of physical interaction with the machine, and no malware. After Kaspersky Lab experts spent time unwinding ...

Panasonic video door phones

Panasonic Launches Video Door Phones That Connect to Smartphones

April 6, 2017

Panasonic expanded its Video Door Phone portfolio with the launch of VL – V590 andVL – V900 in the market. The products are designed to enhance the surveillance and security ...

pune police

Pune Police deploys WorkApps Chat Platform for Better Internal Communication

April 6, 2017

Pune Police becomes the first Indian Government body to join the wave of organizations moving to Dedicated and Secure Chat Applications for better, faster and secure communication between internal teams. ...

ransomware

Accenture Acquires iDefense Security Intelligence Services; To Boost Threat Intelligence Offerings

April 6, 2017

In a move to provide clients with better and more comprehensive threat intelligence, Accenture has completed its acquisition of the iDefense Security Intelligence Services business from VeriSign, Inc. iDefense is one ...

honeywell

Honeywell Launches Industrial Cyber Security Solution To Secure USB Devices

April 6, 2017

  Honeywell’s new Secure Media Exchange (SMX) protects facilities against current and emerging USB-borne threats, without the need for complex procedures or restrictions that impact operations or industrial personnel. Malware spread through ...

ransomware

Chasing Lazarus: A Hunt for the Infamous Hackers to Prevent Large Bank Robberies

April 6, 2017

Kaspersky Lab has published the results of its more-than-year-long investigation into the activity of Lazarus – a notorious hacking group allegedly responsible for the theft of 81 million dollars from ...

app security

Microsoft IIS 6.0 Vulnerable to a Zero-Day Buffer Overflow Vulnerability: Trend Micro

April 5, 2017

  Trend Micro has said that the Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 is vulnerable to a zero-day Buffer Overflow vulnerability (CVE-2017-7269) due to an improper validation of an ‘IF’ header in ...

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40% of Industrial Computers Attacked in the Second Half of 2016, Kaspersky Reports

March 31, 2017

On average two-in-five computers, related to the technological infrastructure of industrial enterprises, faced cyberattacks in the second half of 2016. This is a finding from Kaspersky Lab’s report, the “Threat ...

ransomware

Gemalto’s 2016 Breach Level Index Finds 36.6 million Records Breached in India

March 30, 2017

Gemalto has released the findings of the Breach Level Index revealing that 33 reported data breaches led to almost 36.6 million data records being compromised in India during 2016, an ...

ransomware

Profit Margin of a DDoS Attack Can Reach 95%, Kaspersky Reports

March 27, 2017

Kaspersky Lab’s experts have studied the DDoS services available on the black market and determined just how far this illegal business has advanced, as well as the extent of its ...

Quick Heal Detects ‘Cerber Ransomware’ Delivered from an Indian Bank’s Website

March 24, 2017

Quick Heal has been constantly monitoring the website since 20th of March, 2017 and according to the latest findings (as we share this information), the Cosmos Bank website is still ...