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15 banks to come up with unified payment interface by July 31

15 banks to come up with unified payment interface by July 31

In the latest, around 15 banks (public and private) are preparing to come up with the unified payments interface (UPI) starting July 31. 

Jul 30, 2016, 12:53 PM IST
Learn about the ways to do safe banking online

Learn about the ways to do safe banking online

Your password plays the most important role here. It’s through your password that you can access the funds in your account. 

Jul 03, 2016, 00:05 AM IST
This is Mark Zuckerberg's password and its funny!

This is Mark Zuckerberg's password and its funny!

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest were recently hacked by a group who called themselves “OurMine Team” and they revealed his password.

Jun 15, 2016, 19:09 PM IST
Know how to stay secure on social media!

Know how to stay secure on social media!

Nowadays, with the increasing use of Internet, many people have become an avid user of social media. Some of them have become so addicted that they often update and posts every minute detail of their life on social media. But we often tend to forget that social media is unsafe with the increasing of cyber crime. So, one should stay alert while enjoying social media.

Apr 06, 2016, 12:55 PM 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
Website of Internet's big daddy ICANN hacked again!

Website of Internet's big daddy ICANN hacked again!

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) website has once come under the hackers' den. The non-profit organisation is responsible for allocating domain names and IP addresses. It manages the database comprising several customer names, email addresses, hashed passwords, and much more.

Aug 06, 2015, 18:52 PM IST
e-Aadhaar: How to find out PDF password

e-Aadhaar: How to find out PDF password

Here are a few simple steps you can follow to obtain the PDF password and get your e-Aadhar card.

Aug 04, 2015, 10:55 AM IST

How safe is your digital currency?

Do you think digital currency is secure? Watch this report!

Jul 01, 2015, 23:58 PM IST
Amid fears of hacking, Twitch instructs users to change password

Amid fears of hacking, Twitch instructs users to change password

Amazon-owned video game streaming service Twitch has told its users to change their passwords amid fears that the site has been hacked.

Mar 25, 2015, 13:14 PM IST
Know who can access your Facebook account without password

Know who can access your Facebook account without password

Do you know that certain people can access Facebook accounts without the need for passwords? 

Mar 02, 2015, 16:44 PM IST

Lenovo's Superfish bug exposing laptop users to attack

Researchers have found that Lenovo's Superfish bug can easily give way to attackers looking to breach the systems using the security flaws opened up by the software.

Feb 20, 2015, 15:35 PM IST
List of 2014's 'worst passwords' revealed

List of 2014's 'worst passwords' revealed

The list of 2014's worst passwords is out and occupying the top slot among the most commonly used passwords in the category is "123456".

Jan 21, 2015, 15:06 PM IST
Online giants not serious about user password security?

Online giants not serious about user password security?

Very few of the online giants give detailed guidance about the importance of providing secure passwords when users create or update accounts, shows research.

Dec 25, 2014, 14:08 PM IST
Virus alert for Smartphone users!

Virus alert for Smartphone users!

The smartphone virus 'AndroidSmssend' threatens users with its ability to steal personal information and sending unwanted SMSes to people on the user's contact list.

Dec 09, 2014, 16:26 PM IST
Is it possible to keep passwords 100% secure online?

Is it possible to keep passwords 100% secure online?

A computer scientist recently weighed in on whether people can ever truly master the online password security process.

Sep 07, 2014, 15:13 PM IST

Users should prefer weak passwords over strong: Microsoft

A new research from Microsoft says, users should use weak passwords for sites that do not contain important information.

Jul 17, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

The way you type can be your new password!

A software that identifies people based on the way they use their mouse and keyboard could someday eliminate the need for passwords, experts say.

Jun 29, 2014, 19:11 PM IST

eBay faces backlash on delays in handling cyber attack

Online marketplace eBay is facing backlash over its handling of a hack attack that exposed millions of passwords and other data.

May 23, 2014, 12:00 PM IST
eBay recommends password change after cyber attack

eBay recommends password change after cyber attack

US online giant eBay on Wednesday said cyber attackers broke into its database with customer passwords and other personal data in what could be one of the biggest breaches of its kind.

May 21, 2014, 22:34 PM IST

After cyberattack, eBay recommends password change

US online giant eBay today said cyberattackers broke into its database with customer passwords and other personal data in what could be one of the biggest breaches of its kind.

May 21, 2014, 21:47 PM IST