By Anisha Dutta
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2021 08:21 AM IST
The attack, which took place on Monday, prompted the government’s IT departments to send out an alert the following day to large groups of officials, according to emails seen by HT.
By Binayak Dasgupta, Sunetra Choudhury
PUBLISHED ON FEB 22, 2021 03:07 AM IST
Late on Saturday, Jackson published a blog with an overview of the vulnerabilities that, without citing specifics, mentioned the discovery of 35 instances of credentials pairs, 3 instances of sensitive files, over 13,000 personally identifiable information instances, dozens of police FIRs.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2021 07:14 PM IST
These incidents included phishing attacks, network scanning and probing, viruses and website hacking.
Addressing cyber security, data protection issues important for financial inclusion, says RBI governor
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON DEC 16, 2020 07:15 PM IST
“Technology, though being a great enabler, can also lead to exclusion of certain segments of society,” Das said in his keynote address at a webinar on ‘Investing in Investor Education in India: Priorities for Action’, organised by the NCAER.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2020 04:01 PM IST
The commission has noted that the government is in the process of formulating a National Cyber Security Strategy document and till then cyber security awareness should begin at the school level itself.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 07:19 PM IST
The government on Thursday announced simplified guidelines for BPOs and ITES companies to reduce the compliance burden on them and to facilitate “Work From Home” and “Work From Anywhere” framework.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amrita Kohli
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2020 01:06 AM IST
“As Ronald Weasley would say, ‘this is bloody brilliant!’,” commented a Twitter user on the share.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON AUG 23, 2020 04:21 PM IST
The post has been shared alongside the hashtag #IdentityTheftIsNotAJoke.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 03:05 AM IST
In one of the biggest cyber attacks, the data of 3.2 million debit cards used in India was stolen after a malware was injected in a back-end banking system in 2016.
By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2020 02:57 PM IST
The advisory message, shared on the department’s official Twitter and Instagram accounts, points to the harmful side-effects of receiving and forwarding unverified messages on Whatsapp.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUL 21, 2020 09:38 PM IST
IPS officer Pankaj Nain pointed out an important message through this picture by comparing the usefulness of the mask with keeping a simple password like ‘1234’ on any online account.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON JUN 01, 2020 11:34 AM IST
Mumbai Police used different varieties of mangoes to share an important message about creating a secure password for one’s online accounts.
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 06:20 PM IST
During the Covid-19 lockdown, while school heads are driving innovation, for students hobbies are getting more play than they ever did in the past.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Deeksha Bhardwaj
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2020 01:06 AM IST
The measure comes ahead of what may be a phased return-to-work period over the next month when the nationwide lockdown meant to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) is relaxed in some places.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2020 10:01 PM IST
Bolsonaro will be on a state visit to India during January 24-27, accompanied by eight Ministers, four members of Parliament and a large business delegation.
PUBLISHED ON NOV 28, 2019 06:03 PM IST
The program is designed for current and aspiring professionals who are keen to explore and exploit the latest trends in cybersecurity technologies.
New York | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON NOV 08, 2019 07:06 AM IST
Last year, Cabasso emailed an employee of a Chinese manufacturer stressing the need to take steps to make sure its products couldn’t be traced, prosecutors said.
1.3 million Indians at risk of debit and credit card fraud: Here’s how you can protect yourself with a Wallet Care Plan
PUBLISHED ON NOV 06, 2019 11:02 AM IST
With a Wallet Care Plan from Bajaj Finserv, you can get adequate coverage against debit card/ credit card fraud.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 09, 2019 07:38 PM IST
Huawei India CEO Chen Mingjie made the remarks while addressing the sixth India-China strategic economic dialogue that was attended by senior Indian and Chinese officials. He highlighted that 90% of the company’s 6,000 employees in India were locals and its work was with government enterprises.
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 01:30 PM IST
Principal Shuchi Grover urged students to protect the trees that offer us shade, sustenance and so much else.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2019 09:27 AM IST
Delhi International School, Dwarka, hosted a workshop for teachers on Women’s Online Safety; the resource person was Rakshit Tandon
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2019 10:34 PM IST
The Chennai-based security researcher won $30,000 as a part of a bug bounty programme after he spotted a flaw in Instagram that allowed him to “hack any Instagram account without consent permission”.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 11:23 PM IST
In the field of digital economy, France and India are on the same page in supporting the “full sovereignty of data” and ensuring that data protection and sovereignty are guaranteed to their citizens, they said.
Osaka | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 28, 2019 01:55 PM IST
In 2016-17, the bilateral trade turnover was USD 18.76 billion, with India exporting goods worth USD 7.18 billion to Germany and importing German products worth USD 11.58 billion, according to German media.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2019 04:26 AM IST
Students will cover subjects such as social media threats and securities, website threats, email threats, e-commerce threats and, cyber laws and their implications.
Hindustan Times | By Vanessa Viegas
PUBLISHED ON MAY 23, 2019 02:49 PM IST
Amid advancements in AI, machine learning, big data, colleges and industry are collaborating to streamline software engineering curricula.
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2019 06:36 AM IST
Since 2017, all head of schools have to fill the mandatory 115-point comprehensive safety checklist every first week of the month.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi/California | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2019 10:21 PM IST
Teams across operational centres in Menlo Park, India, Dublin and Singapore scan videos, audio and the written word while India’s elections get underway.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Abhay Vaidya
PUBLISHED ON APR 05, 2019 02:58 AM IST
The sub-committee headed by Commodore Anand Khandekar (retd), is also keen to build Pune’s capabilities in the areas of cyber security, for which a lot of groundwork has already been done with government agencies and expert groups from within and outside the country, notably Israel.
By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 01:05 PM IST
“Don’t be a ‘Kaccha Khiladi’!” says Mumbai Police.