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Cybersecurity in an Ever-Expanding Cyber-Tech Age

January 20, 2017

You are at risk and no one can safeguard you except yourself; think a million times before making any move From students to professionals, from homemakers to public icons, everyone is ...

Security Snub Threatens to Derail the Great Indian Cashless Express

January 20, 2017

The rapid deployment of mobile telecommunications infrastructure and the emergence of the budget smartphone market has fuelled the cashless economy in India. The country's mobile phone subscriber base has already ...

Internet of Everything (IoE): Here's what Cisco Security Chief Thinks about Security of Consumer Technology IoT: Internet of (Unsafe) Things

Internet of Everything (IoE): Here’s what Cisco Security Chief Thinks about Security of Consumer Technology

January 20, 2017

The following opinion has been contributed by Mr. Pravin Srinivasan (LinkedIn), Lead, Security Sales, Cisco India & SAARC. Any discussion on ...

India Sees Large Rise In Cyber Crime in 2016: ASSOCHAM-PwC Study

January 19, 2017

Cyber security incidents are seeing a rise in India, with a total of 39,730 incidents reported in the first 10 months of 2016, as against 44,679 and 49,455 observed during the ...

smart cities

Three Pre-requisites for Transformation of Smart Cities in 2017

January 19, 2017

  Harsh Marwah, Country Manager, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, India   We live in a tech-savvy, digital world, where smart living is increasingly becoming a part of our lifestyle. India is rapidly moving towards ...

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Chrome Extensions – The Dirty Pirates of Privacy and User Data

January 19, 2017

Do you find yourself ransacking web pages in order to escape the circle of unwanted chrome alerts or add-ons which you do not remember installing? It is vehemently the most ...

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4 Top Technology Trends in Identity Technology for 2017

January 18, 2017

  Stefan Widing, CEO &President, HID Global The four significant trends in 2017 that will influence how organizations create, manage and use trusted identities in a broad range of existing and new ...

smart cities

Here’s Why Surveillance is Vital for Smart Cities

January 18, 2017

Smart Cities Council (SCC) along with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) organized a round table in New Delhi to discuss the role of surveillance for a safe and secure ...

58% Consumers Fear A Cyber Security Threat: Gemalto Study

January 17, 2017

Gemalto, a cyber security solutions provider, today released the findings of its 2016 Data Breaches and Customer Loyalty report, revealing that consumers put responsibility for protecting their personal data firmly at the hands ...

The World’s Most Popular Password is 123456, Study Reveals

January 16, 2017

According to the US-based password management company Keeper Security,  ‘123456’ was the most common password of 2016, after ‘123456789’ and ‘qwerty’. Researchers came to this conclusion after reviewing over 10 ...

Fortinet Proofs Network Security with Future-ready Framework

January 16, 2017

According to a recent report on network security by Joe Skorupa and Andrew Lerner, “Intent-based networking adoption is being driven by digital business transformation's requirements to increase network ...

IoT: Internet of (Unsafe) Things

IoT: Internet of (Unsafe) Things

January 11, 2017

Internet of Things is under threat from its ancestor – the world wide web (www or web as we know it). The market of IoT devices is flourishing on the ...

How Our Downloading Habit Has Led Us into a Blind Alley of Adware

How Our Downloading Habit Has Led Us into a Blind Alley of Adware

January 9, 2017

Have you recently downloaded smart software that was too good to be free? The silicon legend says that the crack to which you just leased some space on your computer ...

Four in Ten Businesses Unclear How to Save Themselves from DDoS

January 6, 2017

Research from Kaspersky Lab has found that businesses are not ready to protect themselves against DDoS, with four in ten (39 percent) businesses unclear about the most effective protection strategy ...

8 Mobile Payment Solutions Free from Malware and Cyberattacks

January 5, 2017

There are innovative mobile payment platforms, social peer-to-peer payment apps, digital wallets, payment apps for wearable devices, and alternative payment systems for mobile customers of which consumers and the merchants ...

No Hardware Level Security on Digital Payment Applications and Websites in India

January 5, 2017

Recently, chipset maker company Qualcomm revealed that in India online banking, mobile banking and digital wallets applications and websites are not utilizing hardware level security that can led to serious ...

The Four Mega Trends Transforming Indian Payment Trajectory

January 5, 2017

Over the last few years, digital transactions have shown speedy growth of 50 per cent Y-o-Y, followed by ATM transactions growing at 15 per cent. The branch-based transactions have almost ...

Scientists to Discard RFID Technology Used in Passports, Credit Cards from Being Hacked

January 2, 2017

Scientists are trying hard to replace RFID technology used in passports, credit cards and online transactions from being hacked.

Business Standard

CMAI Urged PM for Domestic Manufacturing of PoS Machines to Tackle E-Frauds

January 2, 2017

Post demonetization, a lot of transformation in Indian Business has been taking place. One of the most notable changes the common public has adopted pertains to shifting towards cashless economy ...

The Rise of Digital Wallets: Top Predictions for 2017

January 2, 2017

To stay ahead of the rapid changes in payment technology, digital wallet firms need to understand who is driving these changes. As currency is disappearing from people’s wallet they are turning ...