Security

Here’s How Employees Could Compromise Enterprise Security

December 14, 2016

The enterprise and consumer worlds are merging closer together, with enterprise security teams under increasing pressure to implement the same type of authentication methods typically seen in consumer services, such ...

After Rahul Gandhi, Hacktivists Target Vijay Mallya on Twitter

December 9, 2016

After Rahul Gandhi, convicted liquor baron Vijay Mallya is facing the ire of hacktivist group Legion on twitter. His twitter and email accounts were hacked today and details regarding his ...

62 New Families of Ransomware Introduced this Year

December 9, 2016

In 2016 ransomware attacks on business increased three-fold: which represents a change from an attack every 2 minutes in January to one every 40 seconds by October.  For individuals, the ...

Cyber-Security Predictions 2017 for Cloud

December 8, 2016

Hackers have grown more and more sophisticated, and a large cloud service provider is a data-rich target, holding the sensitive information of thousands of companies and perhaps millions of consumers. ...

Top Seven Cyber-Security Predictions for 2017

December 8, 2016

In 2016 we witnessed large cyber-security breaches and other cyber-security incidents spanning across multiple industries and large-size enterprises from all over the world. Each year, the security industry faces new types ...

Security Threats

Fortinet Predicts Cyber Threats to be More Intelligent, Autonomous, and Difficult to Detect in 2017

December 7, 2016

By Michael Joseph, Regional Director – System Engineering, India & SAARC, Fortinet “The expanding attack surface enabled by technology innovations such as cloud computing and IoT devices, a global shortage of ...

One Billion Items of Malware Held in Kaspersky Lab’s Cloud Database

December 7, 2016

Kaspersky Lab’s cloud malware collection now carries billion malicious objects, including viruses, Trojans, backdoors, ransomware, and advertisement applications and their components. A fifth was discovered and identified as ...

SMBs Underestimate the Cyber Threats of Irresponsible Employee Actions

December 6, 2016

SMBs (up to 50 employees) are significantly less concerned about employee activities leading to cybersecurity breaches than larger corporations. Only 36 percent of small businesses worry about their staff’s carelessness while ...

Five Biggest Data Breaches in History

December 5, 2016

According to the data collected by Breach Level Index (BLI) database, there were 974 data breaches worldwide in the first half of 2016, up 15 percent from the 844 breaches ...

Phishing Websites

FireEye Researchers Discovered Phishing Websites Spoofing 26 Indian Banks

December 1, 2016

FireEye researchers in India recently discovered phishing websites created by cyber criminals that spoof 26 Indian banks in order to steal personal information from customers. Although these phishing websites were ...

Gooligan, New Android Malware Variant

Over 1 Million Google Accounts Breached by Gooligan

December 1, 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. announces its security researchers that revealed a new variant of Android malware, breaching the security of more than one million Google accounts. The new malware ...

Are Smart TVs Compromising People’s Privacy?

November 29, 2016

Smart TVs are providing a new window of opportunity for cybercriminals as the security defenses of the devices often lag far behind those of smartphones and desktop computers. Running on mobile ...

Top 5 Things to Remember Before Sharing Your Information Online

November 29, 2016

Sharing informations online can put you under the scanner of cyber criminals looking for their victims round the clock. Now, exposing your basic and sensitive information on any platform might put ...

mobile wallet frauds

How to Secure Your Mobile Wallets for Safe Transactions and Avoid Frauds

November 25, 2016

We all are looking for cash alternatives since 500 and 1000 Rs note ban. And there are numerous options as well in which mobile wallets are the most popular. In ...

Secure@Source Automates Identifies and Alerts Sensitive Data Risks Across the Enterprise, Cloud, and Big Data Platforms

November 25, 2016

With recent developments in technology and increasing volumes of data now being stored and used, organizations are under intense pressure to secure sensitive data from all types of external and ...

Asian and African Banks are Attacked Using a Zero-day Vulnerability

November 24, 2016

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered attacks which appear to be using a exploit (a malicious program allowing additional malware to be silently installed) for the InPage text ...

Healthcare Organizations Under Threat from Gatak Trojan

November 24, 2016

Symantec research has found that the group behind the Gatak Trojan (Trojan.Gatak) continues to pose a threat to organizations, within the healthcare sector which is ...

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Hackers Hone their Skills While Consumers in India Remain Complacent

November 23, 2016

Norton by Symantec released the India findings from the annual Norton Cyber Security Insights Report, which sheds light on the truth about online crime and the personal effect it has ...

Kaspersky Lab Survey Highlights Data Protection as the Top Priority for Businesses when Combatting Cyberthreats

November 23, 2016

Loss or exposure of sensitive data is the worst outcome of a cybersecurity incident, according to the findings of Kaspersky Lab’s report, “Business Perception of IT Security: In the ...