Associate Sponsor
Sponsors
Cyber bank robbers steal $1 bn
Cyber bank robbers steal $1 bn

Up to 100 banks and financial institutions worldwide have been attacked in an "unprecedented cyber robbery", a media report said Monday.

Singapore forms Cyber Security Agency after world hack attacks
Singapore forms Cyber Security Agency after world hack attacks

Singapore's government will set up a new agency to strengthen cyber security, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's office said Tuesday, amid more reports of high-profile hacking incidents worldwide.

Mumbai to have three more cyber crime investigation cells
Mumbai to have three more cyber crime investigation cells

With cyber crime emerging as a big challenge for the law enforcement agencies, Maharashtra government has decided to set up three more Cyber Crime Investigation Cells in the city to effectively tackle and address probe needs of online space.

Cyber cell to get more manpower; CERT centre proposed in Mumbai

Taking cognizance of increasing cyber crimes in the state, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has decided to grant additional manpower and facility to the cell formed to tackle the menace, besides proposing to set up a regional office of the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) in the metropolis.

Cyber crimes in India may double in 2015: Study
Cyber crimes in India may double in 2015: Study

The number of cyber crimes in India may touch 300,000 in 2015, almost double the level of last year, causing havoc in the financial space, security establishment and social fabric, a study said.

India logs 40% annual increase in cyber crime cases
India logs 40% annual increase in cyber crime cases

Hacking, publication of obscene contents, credit card and banking frauds among other cyber crimes have registered an annual increase of more than 40 per cent in the country in the past two years.

Rajnath Singh approves setting up of expert study group to tackle cyber crimes

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday approved the setting up of an expert group consisting of academicians and professionals of repute to prepare a roadmap for effectively tackling cyber crimes in the country and to provide suitable recommendations on all facets of cyber crime.

Special agency like NIA needed to tackle new era cyber crimes:NSG

 In a bid to tackle new era cyber crimes, NSG chief J N Chaudhury today advocated in favour of creating a specialised agency to deal with cyber crimes across the states.

Indian cyber security violations similar to global trends: Minister
Indian cyber security violations similar to global trends: Minister

 With the proliferation of Information Technology (IT), the trend in increasing cyber security violations in India is similar to that worldwide, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here Friday.

Thirty percent of Indian school-goers face cyber crime

Around 30 percent of Indian school-going children accessing internet have experienced some kind of cyber harm like cyber bullying, cyber stalking, defamation and hacking, a study done by telecom service provider Uninor said here Monday.

Indian firms face deficit in cyber security infra: Report

Cyber security infrastructure in enterprises in India faces a startling deficit and there is a disconnect between executives and security teams, a report said today.

Rama Rao urges industry to partner Govt to curb cyber crimes

Telangana Minister today asked the industry to collaborate with the government to combat cyber crimes while stressing on the need to have a dedicated workforce to defeat the hackers.

Cyber crimes alone cost India Rs 24,630 cr in 2013: Report

Cyber crimes have cost India a whopping about Rs 24,630 crore (USD 4 billion) in 2013 alone as criminals used sophisticated means, says a Delhi High Court-commissioned report.

Cyber crimes in Kerala on increase

In a bid to challenge the increasing number of cyber related crimes, state government proposed to set up a Cyberdome at Technopark, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala told assembly Tuesday.

European bank faces cyber theft worth 500,000 Euros: Report

Kaspersky Lab has reportedly detected a server used to co-ordinate an attack that appeared to have stolen over 500,000 Euros in a single week, from a European bank.

`Stop cyber-crime army` to be set up in Kerala schools

The higher education department in Kerala Monday launched a cyber safety awareness campaign as part of which a "Stop Cyber-Crime Army" will be formed in all schools in the state, officials said.

Actors are an easy target for cyber crimes

Technology can be a boon or bane!

`Localised YouTube` still distant dream for Pakistan users

The promise of providing Pakistani users with a localized version of video site YouTube is reportedly unlikely to be delivered till 2015, as a result of slow implementation of the`prevention of electronic crimes bill`.

2,464 cases of cyber crimes in 2012: Milind Deora

Crime data or information maintained by National Crime Record Bureau (CRB) revealed that 2,464 cases of crime such as hacking and others were registered during 2012.

Maharashtra leads in cyber crimes in 2012!

Maharashtra has once again emerged as the centre of cyber crime.