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No cyber breach into NIC email system, clarifies govt

The government dismissed the report and said NIC email system has various security measures like two-factor authentication and change of password in 90 days.

Any change of password in NIC email requires mobile OTP and if the OTP entered is incorrect, the password could not be changed.(Representative image)
Published on Jun 13, 2021 09:58 PM IST
By | Written by Deepali Sharma | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Centre plans tougher security measures for 300k govt officials

This comes in the backdrop of a slew of cybersecurity attacks on government domains over the past few months.

HT in February reported about phishing emails using compromised government accounts to target groups of officials.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Mar 29, 2021 09:22 AM IST
ByAnisha Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Trai writes to stakeholders on bulk SMS norms

Sources in the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said NIC has assured the regulator that it is in a state of readiness to assist government organisations and agencies, and resolve any issues, as new rules for commercial messages come into force.

Trai also sounded out industry associations CII, FICCI, Assocham, Nasscom and COAI, urging them to inform their member organisations about new regulatory requirements(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Mar 29, 2021 07:38 AM IST
PTI | , New Delhi

Delhi Fire Services plan tech overhaul, reduce response time, improve efficiency

The National Informatics Centre (NIC) and the National e-Governance Division (NeGD) have been asked to study the working of the fire department and accordingly give suggestions to modernise its functioning, officials said on Sunday.

Published on Mar 07, 2021 05:21 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi

Ex-defence personnel hit by phishing attack

No government data has been compromised since sensitive systems are sequestered, officials said.

Two senior officials involved with the country’s cyber security said such attacks are not new or uncommon. “No government data has been compromised since sensitive systems are sequestered,” said one of these officials. (via social media/ twitter )
Published on Feb 21, 2021 01:54 AM IST
By, Anisha Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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