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Qatar’s Al-Jazeera combats cyber attack

by June 9, 2017

Pan-Arab satellite network Al Jazeera is combating a large-scale cyber attack on its media platform, but all its entities remain operational, a company source said recently. “There were attempts made on …

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

by 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 …

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Cybercriminals Breach Enterprises in 40 Countries Using Hidden Malware

by February 13, 2017

Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered a series of “invisible” targeted attacks that use only legitimate software: widely available penetration-testing and administration tools as well as the PowerShell framework for task …

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EY Survey: Higher Budgets Not Enough to Inspire Confidence in India Inc.’s Cyber Security

by January 12, 2017

While India Inc. is spending more on cybersecurity each year, organizations are still not confident of their ability to sense, resist and respond to cyber threats, says the latest survey …

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Four in Ten Businesses Unclear How to Save Themselves from DDoS

by 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 …

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Accenture Survey: One in Three Cyber Attacks Results in a Security Breach

by November 7, 2016

ONE in three cyber attacks results in a security breach, yet most organizations remain confident in their ability to protect themselves. A new security survey from Accenture finds that in the …

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eScan Research Advices How to Use Your Debit and Credit Card Safely

by October 25, 2016

Recently it had been revealed that around 3.2 million Debit Cards have been compromised, belonging to Indian users. According to various reports, Debit card users of SBI, HDFC bank, ICICI, …

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Closing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap — Calling All Women

by October 25, 2016

By Michelle Johnson Cobb: Vice President, Worldwide Marketing for Skybox Security As cyber threats have become more sophisticated, networks more complex and cyber security issues of greater concern at the board …

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Securing Smart Cities from Cyber Attacks

by September 17, 2016

Kaspersky Lab researchers examined a number of digital kiosks and interactive terminals used in smart cities for different purposes – from paying for different services through to entertainment – and discovered …

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From Captain Crunch to Stuxnet: Five Hacks That Are Totally Insane

by June 1, 2016

NEW DELHI, INDIA: In the early 70s John Draper made a long-distance call for free by blowing a precise tone into a telephone which opened the phone system’s line. He …

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Low-tech Attackers Harness Open Source Security Tools for Targeted Cyberespionage

by April 28, 2016

NEW DELHI, INDIA: A new trend among cyber espionage threat actors has been uncovered: instead of developing customized hacking tools or buying them from third-party suppliers on the criminal underground, …

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Electricity Outage and Cyber Espionage in Ukraine Connected – ESET

by January 6, 2016

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Researchers at ESET have found a connection between the recent cyber-attacks against energy companies in Ukraine in December 2015 and the attacks on media and Ukrainian government …

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Black Vine targeting multiple industries since 2012

by July 31, 2015

Earlier this year, the second largest health insurance provider in the US publicly disclosed that it had been the victim of a major cyber attack which is believed to be …

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Global Cyber Security Threats Landscape

by July 15, 2015

Attacks to penetrate security setups of organizations are becoming more targeted, with attackers focusing ever more sharply on stealing business …

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Small Businesses are big opportunities for cyber attacks

by May 8, 2015

Small businesses often have fewer resources to invest in security, and many are still not adopting simple and basic best practices such as blocking executable files and screensaver email attachments. …

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RSA Conference 2015 Study: 82% of Organizations Expect a Cyberattack

by April 17, 2015

According to a study by ISACA and RSA Conference, 82 percent of organizations expect to be attacked in 2015, but they are relying on a talent pool they view as …

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Blue Coat Launches Mail Threat Defense For Protection Against Cyber Espionage

by April 10, 2015

Blue Coat Systems announced the addition of Mail Threat Defense to its portfolio of Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) solutions. With the addition of mail threat defense, Blue Coat provides in-depth …

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