One in six smartphone users in the world have fallen prey to a cyber attack, reveals a new study, adding that 60 percent of smartphone users and almost half of tablet users are vulnerable to hacking as these devices have no protection against malicious software.
South superstar Mohanlal recently found himself in the middle of a controversy, when his personal blog named 'The Complete Actor' showed content supporting Pakistan on the issue of Jammu and Kashmir. Much to the shock of his fans and followers, Mohanlal's official website had messages which blatantly targeted the Indian government.
Cyber security division NCIIPC has alerted government departments and leading internet service providers about a possible cyber attack on the Independence Day and has suggested a series of measures to prevent these attacks.
IT security firm Kaspersky Cyber security firm Kaspersky Wednesday claimed it has detected an old, widely known vulnerability that was used in a cyber attack to sabotage
Iran`s nuclear programme in some versions of Windows platform across 19 million computers, including in India.
The police jointly with Tata Motors Wednesday launched a month-long awareness campaign against cyber crime in the steel city from where at least 15 cyber related crimes were being reported every month.
A massive cyber attack from unknown sources that has been spamming bitcoin exchanges is highlighting some of the dangers people can encounter when they exchange cash for digital currencies like the bitcoin, experts said on Wednesday.
Japan is reportedly seeking to curb the increased cyberattacks on the nation`s government systems and in a bid to have the ability to counter the attacks by a foreign nation, it is mulling over plans to cooperate with the US that has the most sophisticated counterattack technology.