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Behind Russia’s cyberwarfare lies a serious case of cyber-phobia

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After two U.S. election cycles dominated by talk of the cyberthreat from Russia, many Americans see their democracy as deeply vulnerable to influence operations on social networks, as well as penetration of election infrastructure. With no satisfactory safeguard against foreign interference in place and the 2020 presidential […]

By |January 17th, 2019|Cyber News|

Haryana launches cyber security portal, toll free number for cyber alerts

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Credits: TOI

Haryana has become the first state to launch cyber security portal and toll free number for cyber security and cyber alerts.

The services were launched by Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu after inaugurating the ‘National Summit on Digital Innovation and Cyber […]

By |January 16th, 2019|Cyber News|

Singapore imposes $740,000 fines over major cyber attack

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Singapore’s privacy watchdog Tuesday imposed fines of Sg$1 million ($740,000) on a healthcare provider and an IT agency over a cyber-attack that saw health records of about quarter of the population stolen.

In the city-state’s biggest ever data breach, hackers […]

By |January 16th, 2019|Cyber News|

Beware honey traps: They are a dimension of cyber warfare and India must be prepared

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There has been one more incident of an army man passing on information to Pakistan on the heels of ISI reportedly using social media to set a honey trap.

This is not the first time and the latest incident follows warnings […]

By |January 15th, 2019|Cyber News|

India in final stages of setting up Defence Cyber Agency

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Credits: India Times

India is setting up a cyber agency under the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS) to deal with potent threats in the cyber space, Lt Gen M M Naravane, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command, said Tuesday.

He said that the Armed Forces were alive […]

By |January 15th, 2019|Cyber News|

Cyber fraud: Hackers swindle Rs 130 crore from a Mumbai-based Italian firm

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Credits: Business Standard

In perhaps the biggest such online heist, a Mumbai-based Italian firm lost Rs 130 crore to suspected hackers who allegedly convinced its local managers that the money was needed for acquisition, police said on Monday.

The hackers sent emails to the head of the […]

By |January 15th, 2019|Cyber News|

Iranians May Be Behind Unprecedented Cyber Hacks, FireEye Says

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Cyber attackers in Iran could be behind a wave of hacks on government and communications infrastructure that will require a coordinated global response to repel, according to cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc.

FireEye researchers have identified attacks on dozens of Internet sites belonging to […]

By |January 14th, 2019|Cyber News|

Briton who knocked an entire country offline with cyber attack jailed

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Credits: Telegraph

British self-taught hacker who knocked an entire country offline has been jailed.

Daniel Kaye, 30, of Egham, Surrey, masterminded a cyber attack on a telecommunications company in Liberia, being paid $30,000 by a rival company to disrupt the systems of mobile phone company Lonestar […]

By |January 14th, 2019|Cyber News|

Government shutdown threatens US cyber security

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Credits: Telegraph

The US government shutdown is threatening the security of dozens of US government websites as no staff are around to maintain or update them, a report has found.

The shutdown under President Donald Trump, which today became the longest in US history, […]

By |January 14th, 2019|Cyber News|

The cyber attack that sent an alaskan community back in time – Report

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In 2018, a remote Alaskan community’s infrastructure was hit by a malware attack which forced it offline. It was only then they realised how much they depended on computers.

They still don’t know where it came from. But when it hit, […]

By |January 9th, 2019|Cyber News|