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Suspected Russian hackers now hijacked the US Department of Homeland Security

SolarWinds, the US based firm mentioned spammers hacked 18,000 of the firm’s customers who were forced to download a compromised software update After the malicious...

Suspected Russian hackers monitoring U.S Treasury and Commerce department’s emails

Three of the sources clearly stated Russia might be behind the attack and is also connected to the previous attack on hack on FireEye According...

Nuclear scientist killed using smart gun, face recognition, and AI weapons

Iran has placed the blame on Israel for the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a nuclear scientist. He was the mastermind behind the covert Iranian...

Lockdown escalated phishing activities among cybercriminals especially in the APAC region

From detecting and analyzing 350,000 unique malware samples a day pre-COVID, we currently see a total of 428,000 new samples per 24-hour window, says...

RBI instructs HDFC Bank to halt the Digital 2.0 program

In a massive blow to HDFC Bank, the RBI (Reserve Bank of India) has instructed the private lender to temporarily halt its digital business...

Chinese foreign ministry criticizes Britain for attacking its tech companies

The UK telecom authority highlighted that this move will perk-up the security requirements for next-generation wireless and optical fiber networks A day after Britain’s telecom...

TRAI imposes heavy penalty on telecom operators for engaging in phishing activities

TRAI mentioned that these fraudulent activities were escalated during the lockdown especially among the first-time digital payment users  India’s telecom regulatory body, TRAI has now...

Social media, dating sites know your live location and weight, finds report

In the name of targeted advertising and website management, social media platforms are collecting all kinds of personal user data, according to a report...

It’s not just Aarogya Setu: Ask what volunteers plan with National Health ID

There is something common with digital technologies that are being made mandatory in India, the people and the strategies that are employed are the...

Google finds new Windows zero-day bug

A zero-day bug in Windows 7 and 10 is actively exploiting the vulnerabilities in the older versions of the operating system, revealed Google in...

Samsung launches SmartThings Find to locate lost devices

Samsung has launched SmartThings Find service to help users locate Galaxy devices in case of theft or misplacement. The app can help you locate not...

US hospitals fall victims to ransomware attacks amid rise in Covid cases

Some US hospitals have been hit by simultaneous ransomware attacks, structured to cause harm to healthcare systems. These attacks were carried out by cyberattackers in...

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