Android Q will resolve security issues of current OS: Google; Tech Mahindra launches new AI/ML platform

Team TC

Google said Android 10 or Q will resolve security issues found in the current operating system. Tech Mahindra has launched an ....

26 August, 2019

Malware Agent Smith infects 15 mn Indian devices: Check Point

Vignesh Ananthraj

Global cybersecurity provider Check Point Software Technologies has discovered a new malware that has allegedly infected close ....

11 July, 2019
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Trojan-toting trickbot comes out swinging after lying low for two years: Check Point Software

Anirban Ghoshal

Cybersecurity solutions provider Check Point Software Technologies Ltd’s research has said that April saw the return of ....

22 May, 2019

Over a quarter of mobiles in India infected by malware: Cybersecurity study

Anand J

India features in the bottom quartet in cybersecurity, while Japan, France, Canada, Denmark and the United States scored the best, ....

8 February, 2019

Cryptomining attacks exceeded ransomware cases in 2018: Skybox study

Anirban Ghoshal

Attacks from cryptominers exceeded those of ransomware in 2018, in a deviation from 2017, a report from cybersecurity company ....

30 January, 2019

India ranks 12th in web-related vulnerabilities: Kaspersky report

Anirban Ghoshal

India ranks 12th globally when it comes to dangers associated with surfing the web, a report from cybersecurity firm Kaspersky ....

5 November, 2018
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Crypto-mining malware problem getting worse; mobiles affected too: McAfee

Anirban Ghoshal

Crypto-mining malware samples surged 86% in the second quarter of 2018 as the computing power of a wider variety of devices is ....

27 September, 2018

Hackers ditching ransomware in favour of less attention-grabbing tactics: Report

Shweta Sharma

Cybercriminals are moving away from attention-grabbing ransomware attacks to more covert methods aimed at stealing money and valuable ....

31 August, 2018

BlackBerry says its new anti-ransomware code can avoid an all-out freeze

Anand J

Canada-based BlackBerry Ltd has released a code that can contain ransomware by freezing only affected accounts, a sharp contrast ....

8 August, 2018

Cisco Security's Vishak Raman on why firms need to get out of 'anti-virus mode'

Anirban Ghoshal

The cybersecurity division of US-headquartered IT giant Cisco has been analysing 20 billion threats a day even as Indian enterprises ....

13 July, 2018
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Every data breach costs Indian firms nearly Rs 12 crore: IBM study

Anirban Ghoshal

Each data breach deals a blow of Rs 11.9 crore on average to the bottom lines of Indian enterprises, according to an IBM Security ....

11 July, 2018

Why cybercriminals are getting a kick out of World Cup streaming sites

Parvinder Walia

With the FIFA World Cup currently underway in Russia, scores of football fans are trawling the internet to find streaming websites ....

26 June, 2018

Globally, India third most affected by cyberattacks: Symantec

Anirban Ghoshal

Mountain View-headquartered security company Symantec said that India ranks third in the list of countries with largest number ....

5 April, 2018

Malware attacks rise 18% to 9.32 bn in 2017: SonicWall

Anirban Ghoshal

US network security company SonicWall’s report has identified nearly 9.32 billion malware attacks in 2017, an 18.4% increase ....

7 March, 2018

Security leaders rely on AI, machine learning to defend assets: Cisco

Anirban Ghoshal

Security leaders are increasingly depending on machine learning and artificial intelligence to defend their assets against threats ....

23 February, 2018

Ransomware will get bolder and AI will pose more security threats in 2018

Anirban Ghoshal

As data becomes the new oil driving the world economy, hackers will go after it more than ever before, spurring demand for professionals ....

16 February, 2018

Govt’s botnet malware apps bring down infections in India: Report

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian government has said its botnet malware apps have reduced infections in the country by at least 51% after their launch ....

31 January, 2018

Hitachi Payment confirms 2016 malware attack originated from its systems

Varun Arora

Hitachi Payment Services Pvt Ltd on Friday confirmed that malware from its system caused the biggest breach of financial data ....

10 February, 2017

Google blocked 1.7 bn bad ads last year

Disha Sharma

Search giant Google Inc. took down 1.7 billion ads violating its advertising policies in 2016, the company said in its annual ....

30 January, 2017

Android malware Gooligan breaches over 1 million Google accounts

Varun Arora

An Android malware has infected over 1 million Google accounts with the number of affected devices rising to 13,000 a day, says ....

1 December, 2016

Android Devices Saw 4x Rise In Malware: Juniper

Preethi J

Security vendor Juniper Networks has warned users of Google's mobile OS Android that there has been a 400 percent increase in ....

16 May, 2011