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.

U`khand police to have separate cell for cyber crimes

The Uttarakhand government today decided to create a separate cell in the state police to deal exclusively with cyber crimes.

SC notice to Centre to regulate probe in cyber crimes

The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre on a PIL seeking its direction to the government to frame regulations and guidelines for effective investigation of cyber crimes.

Training to AP police officers to probe cyber crimes

The number of cyber crime cases has seen a rise in Andhra Pradesh for the third year in a row.

Huge rise in social media crimes in UK: Police

The number of alleged crimes in Britain involving social media sites like Facebook and Twitter has spiked nearly eight-fold in four years, according to latest police figures.

`Over 1,600 people held for cyber crimes in 2011`

Over 1,600 people were arrested for cyber crimes registered under the Information Technology Act, 2000 and under sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) in 2011, the government Friday said.

Cyber crimes: India yet to sign treaty with other countries

A CBI judge today said India is yet to sign a treaty with other countries to extradite accused involved in cyber crimes.

Maharashtra to set up five more cyber cells

In a bid to curb cyber crimes, the
Maharashtra government on Friday announced that it would set up
five more cyber cells in the state.

`Facebook crimes soaring, becoming more difficult`

Presently, rarer cybercrimes on Facebook involve the installation of malicious software, or ‘malware,’ on computers so credit card information can be easily stolen.

New technique can quash cyber crimes

Effective way to trace anonymous emails and quash cyber crimes in the bud developed.

AP Police log in experts to crack cyber crimes

AP Police have roped in IT experts to help them overcome the hurdle by providing proper training.

Hyderabad to have Cyber crimes police station soon

Hyderabad City Police will soon
set up a exclusive `Cyber Crimes Police station` to deal with
cyber complaints, a top police officer said here today.