`Virus epidemic` reaches space, infects ISS computers

International Space Station`s computers have been attacked by `virus epidemic` after Russian cosmonauts carried USB storage devices infected with malware onboard.

Phishing attacks surge 87% over last year globally

Thousands of Internet users have faced phishing attacks on a daily basis, a computer security company has revealed.

'Phishing' scams explode worldwide: researchers

Those insidious email scams known as phishing, in which a hacker uses a disguised address to get an Internet user to install malware, rose 87 percent worldwide in the past year, a security firm has said.

Reputed websites under hacker threat: CERT-In

Websites of reputed government and private organisations are under threat from hackers, the Computer Emergency Response Team India (CERT-In) has said, warning users to be extra cautious while using the internet.

Indian Home Ministry computers under virus attack

Unknown hackers hacked the internet account of the Indian ambassador to Uzbekistan and dispatched virus-attached emails to some officials of the home ministry, sending the security establishment in a tizzy.

CAT extended by a day, disrupted by virus attacks

The first computer-based Common Admission Test (CAT) that has been disrupted by virus attacks has once again upset students with the test extended by a day till December eight.