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Ministry of Defence website hacked, Chinese characters spark cyberattack speculation

Ministry of Defence website hacked, Chinese characters spark cyberattack speculation

However, the hit didn't come with the usual owning of responsibility by a group of hackers.

Apr 06, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
Air India Twitter account was hacked. Hackers announced end to all flights

Air India Twitter account was hacked. Hackers announced end to all flights

The account was restored to the national carrier in a short while. 

Mar 15, 2018, 09:06 AM IST
Russia used Facebook to try to spy on Macron campaign: Sources

Russia used Facebook to try to spy on Macron campaign: Sources

Facebook said in April it had taken action against fake accounts that were spreading misinformation about the French election. 

Jul 27, 2017, 11:00 AM IST

Techie held for hacking Air India frequent flyers accounts

A 23-year-old techie has been arrested for hacking Air India's Frequent Flyer member accounts and using them to book tickets sold to several travel agents, Delhi Police said on Sunday.

Jul 18, 2016, 00:51 AM IST
IRCTC website hack: Officials deny data leak

IRCTC website hack: Officials deny data leak

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May 05, 2016, 23:45 PM IST

DNA: Revealed - Top 25 worst passwords!

Watch this video to learn the top 25 worst passwords used online and how to select a password which his hard to hack.

Jan 29, 2016, 00:12 AM IST
Password hacks as simple as '1-2-3-4-5-6'

Password hacks as simple as '1-2-3-4-5-6'

A report released by the online security firm SplashData on Tuesday found the most commonly used by global Internet users were "123456" and "password" in 2015 -- unchanged since 2011.

Jan 20, 2016, 09:12 AM IST
Shocking security breach: ISIS hacks details of military personnel, posts online

Shocking security breach: ISIS hacks details of military personnel, posts online

In a shocking breach of security, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) hacked and released the details of hundreds of military and diplomatic personnel online with a threatening message that the information has been passed on to the “soldiers of khilafah”.

Aug 13, 2015, 02:37 AM IST

New hacks strike at heart of mobile innovations

As fierce competition leads to rapid innovation in the smartphone market, hackers have pounced on cracks in defenses of developments on devices at the heart of modern lifestyles, experts say.

Aug 07, 2015, 17:25 PM IST
Formula One cars could be targeted by hackers, warns Russian IT expert Eugene Kaspersky

Formula One cars could be targeted by hackers, warns Russian IT expert Eugene Kaspersky

A Russian information security specialist has warned that internet activists can hack Formula One cars as the onboard computers are connected to the internet.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

China `trying to hack into everything`: Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of "trying to hack into everything that doesn`t move in America" and stealing government information, in strongly worded comments likely to irk Beijing.

Jul 05, 2015, 06:55 AM IST

US spy chief says China `leading suspect` in hack

The head of US intelligence said Thursday that China is "the leading suspect" in a massive data breach of Washington`s government personnel files, but that an investigation is ongoing.

Jun 26, 2015, 00:37 AM IST
Spying fears prompt smartphone ban for Iran officials

Spying fears prompt smartphone ban for Iran officials

Iranian officials with access to classified information will be forbidden from using smartphones in connection with their work because of fears of espionage, a security official said Saturday.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Adult dating website hack exposes personal data

A data breach at a website billed as "the world's largest sex and swinger" community may expose personal and sexual information on millions of users worldwide, a report said Friday.

May 22, 2015, 21:32 PM IST
Now, new hack 'Pager' that turns your Facebook page into full-fledged website

Now, new hack 'Pager' that turns your Facebook page into full-fledged website

Now, a new hack will help small business owners convert their Facebook page into a traditional website within minutes.

May 04, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Hackers claim to have overtaken TRAI website

On a day when the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) was to release one million email addresses from which they received responses on the net neutrality debate, Anonymous India (AnonOpsIndia) claimed to have hacked the website on Monday, which was denied by the regulator.

Apr 27, 2015, 20:56 PM IST
New 'Avengers' scripts burnt everyday to prevent leak from film set

New 'Avengers' scripts burnt everyday to prevent leak from film set

Elizabeth Olsen, who will be seen playing a new character Scarlet Witch in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', reveled a very interesting fact about the movie that the scripts of the movie were destroyed every day to prevent leaks from film set.

Apr 23, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

US State Dept blocks thousands of hack attacks every day

The State Department faces thousands of cyber attacks every day, a top US official said Friday, refusing to confirm that hackers who breached their system in November were reportedly still lurking in the network.

Feb 21, 2015, 05:41 AM IST

Sony chief thanks supporters after `vicious` cyber attack

 Sony chief Kazuo Hirai called the devastating hack on the company "vicious and malicious," in his first public comments about the attack that derailed the launch of controversial comedy "The Interview."

Jan 06, 2015, 15:18 PM IST
'Bae, foodie, hack' among most hated words of 2014 on ban list

'Bae, foodie, hack' among most hated words of 2014 on ban list

"Bae, foodie, hack" are among the hated words of 2014 and which are to be banished from the Queen's English for misuse, overuse and uselessness.

Jan 02, 2015, 13:28 PM IST