Tag "Cyber Security"

Dealing with Phishing and Ransomware the Right Way

by 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 …

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

by 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 …

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

by 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 …

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eWallet Sites Register Massive Growth Post Demonetization, Akamai Reports

by March 16, 2017

From the demonetization announcement last year to the launch of the Bharat QR code that enables digital payments without card swiping machines and the new draft rules on privacy …

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Millennials Are Most Risk Prone To Cyber Security Threats

by March 7, 2017

  By Surendra Singh, Country Director, Forcepoint Alistair Maclean, the author of several thrillers, wrote a page-turner way back in the sixties, called the `Fear is the Key’. It is a tale …

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Key Security Trends For 2017

by March 3, 2017

More than 8000 Indian websites were hacked in the first three months of 2016 according to a report given by Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to …

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HP Inc Ropes in Actor Christian Slater to Increase Awareness on Enterprise Security

by February 14, 2017

HP Inc introduced the first of a series of global initiatives to elevate awareness of the security risks facing businesses and consumers. It kicks off with award-winning actor Christian Slater …

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Just One in Five Banks Confident they Could Detect a Cybersecurity Breach

by February 3, 2017

Banks and insurers enjoy a significantly higher level of trust from consumers in the cyber security of their systems (83%) than any other sector (with e-commerce firms at 28% and …

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Cyber Security: A Major Focus For Government in Union Budget 2017

by February 1, 2017

  The finance minister, Mr Arun Jaitley, made a substantial announcement on enhancing the security of digital transactions and overall cyber security environment in India. Presented below are views from some …

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Post Budget 2017 Reactions of Industry’ Leaders

by February 1, 2017

Yesterday, we were waiting for the budget hoping for great steps to make India stronger. And today we have got answers. Our leaders expected many different things and here is there reactions …

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54% Parents Worried About Cyber Bullying of Kids: Norton Research

by January 23, 2017

Norton by Symantec released findings from the 2016 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition, which sheds light on parents’ perceptions of cyberbullying and the preventative measures they are putting …

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India a Key Target in Digital Payments by Cybercriminals in 2017: F-Secure Report

by January 20, 2017

F-Secure, a European cyber security company, revealed that post demonetization, India is expected to be a key target in digital payments such as point-of-sales (POS) and banking malware, especially mobile …

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Cybersecurity in an Ever-Expanding Cyber-Tech Age

by 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 …

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

by 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 …

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58% Consumers Fear A Cyber Security Threat: Gemalto Study

by 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 …

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Cyber Security in 2017 – New Security Products, Variable Co-Sourcing, and More Automation

by January 10, 2017

In 2016, data breaches continued to take place across government, financial, healthcare, technology, education, retail, and other industries. A quick view of databreachlevelindex.com shows that daily on an average …

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Is Cashless India A Sweet Dream or A Nightmare?

by January 2, 2017

India’s hesitation in going completely cashless is likely to give cybersecurity avengelists more time to develop technologies that eliminate the risks involved in digital transactions.

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The Rise of Digital Wallets: Top Predictions for 2017

by 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 …

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Cybersecurity Confidence Falls to 70 Percent for 2017

by December 8, 2016

Tenable Network Security Inc released findings from the 2017 Global Cybersecurity Assurance Report Card, in which the world’s information security practitioners gave global cybersecurity readiness a “C-” average with an …

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Hackers Hone their Skills While Consumers in India Remain Complacent

by 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 …

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