Internet virus

Virus posing as 'The Interview' movie link hits cyberspace

After triggering a cyber world conflict between the US and North Korea, a potent virus masquerading under the pseudonym of Hollywood movie 'The Interview' has been seen prowling in the Indian cyberspace to attack and damage Android-based smart phones.

Feb 20, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

BEWARE: New Internet virus steals bank passwords and account details

Country's cyber security sleuths have alerted Internet users in the country about the new and suspected variant of malware family called 'Win32/Ramnit'.

Apr 24, 2013, 18:22 PM IST

Malware deadline passes, very few knocked offline

If you`re reading this online, you`re fine. The day that was supposed to see thousands of people knocked off the Internet has arrived, but only a few people were affected.

Jul 10, 2012, 09:23 AM IST

Apple drops ‘Mac computers immune from virus’ claim

Tech giant Apple has removed claims on its website that Mac computers do not get viruses, after hundreds of thousands of machines were hijacked by a Trojan earlier this year.

Jul 03, 2012, 12:44 PM IST