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Cyber attack

Chhattisgarh BJP website hacked, Pakistani hackers post message threatening serial blast in India

A police complaint has been filed by the Chhattisgarh BJP in this connection.

Feb 21, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Pune-based Cosmos bank duped of Rs 94 crore in 2 days in cyber attack

After the fraud was detected, the bank has shut down its servers, online, mobile and ATM transactions. 

Aug 14, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

Forget missiles and bullets, World War 3 could be all about crippling your phone, laptop

FBI has warned that Russian cyber agents are planning to hack into millions of phones and smartphones in UK which could give them access to almost every sensitive sector, including defence and energy.

Apr 17, 2018, 12:05 PM IST

46% IT security professionals don't change security strategy after cyber attack: Report

This level of cybersecurity inertia and failure to learn from past incidents puts sensitive data, infrastructure, and assets at risk.

Mar 03, 2018, 16:51 PM IST

Winter Olympics: South Korea probes cyber shutdown during opening ceremony

South Korea on Saturday investigated a mysterious internet shutdown during the Winter Olympics opening ceremony, which follows warnings of possible cyber attacks during the Pyeongchang Games.

Feb 10, 2018, 20:27 PM IST

PyeongChang Winter Olympics hacked during opening ceremony, claims organisers

The organisers of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics said Saturday its servers were hacked by an unidentified attacker during the opening ceremony the previous day.

Feb 10, 2018, 14:59 PM IST

Britain issues warning over Russian anti-virus software

The British government has issued a fresh warning about the security risks of using Russian anti-virus software.

Dec 02, 2017, 08:54 AM IST

Karna student develops tool to thwart cyber-attacks

Termed as 'honeypots', the Modern Honey-Pi network is a defensive tool which can be used by cyber security professionals to gather intelligence and monitor attacks aimed at their organisation, it said.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:31 PM IST

Using public Wi-Fi at airports, railway stations? You could be vulnerable to cyber attacks

Users of Android, iOS, Linux, macOS and Windows devices were most vulnerable to cyber attacks, the research found.

Oct 20, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Hillary Clinton falls victim to cyber attack: Reports

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has fallen victim to a cyber attack after she endorsed a start-up that is reportedly trying to become a social media platform for her political supporters.

Sep 04, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Indian hackers take down major Pakistani govt sites on 70th Independence Day

The hackers allegedly posted pro-India content while defacing the websites.

Aug 15, 2017, 10:26 AM IST

Religare Securities says it suffers cyber attack

The attack comes at a time of heightened attention on cyber security after global businesses were hit by two major infections containing ransomware requests in recent months. It was unclear what type of disruption had hit Religare.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

Ukraine police prevent second cyber attack: Interior Minister

Experts are still trying to establish who was behind an attack by a malware virus that crippled computer systems at major companies around the world.

Jul 05, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Ransomware 'Nyetya' behind new global cyber attack: Cisco

The computer virus that is affecting companies and institutions around the world is a new variant of ransomware called Nyetya -- WannaCry`s bad cousin -- according to networking and security major Cisco.

Jun 28, 2017, 11:58 AM IST

Cyber attack hits oil giant and banks in Russia and Ukraine

Russia`s top oil producer Rosneft said a large-scale cyber attack hit its servers on Tuesday and computer systems at some banks and the main airport in neighbouring Ukraine were also disrupted.

Jun 27, 2017, 21:47 PM IST

British Parliament hit by cyber attack

The British Parliament has been hit by a cyber-attack, officials at Westminster said.

Jun 25, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

'Ransomeware' virus strikes SMS hospital in Jaipur

As per reports, a 'ransomeware virus' attack on the online system of the SMS hospital on Thursday has led to disruption of a wide range of services, including, the registration, blood test and lab reports.  

Jun 09, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Qatar says state news agency was first hacked in April

 Qatari investigators have said that a cyber attack which saw the publication of explosive fake news last month that helped trigger a crisis with Gulf neighbours was prepared in April.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

Qatar says state news agency first hacked in April

Qatari investigators have said that a cyber attack which saw the publication of explosive fake news last month that helped trigger a crisis with Gulf neighbours was prepared in April.

Jun 08, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

GSTN IT system fully secure against any cyber attack: CEO

GST Network has used 'best in class' security solutions to ensure that the IT backbone for the new indirect tax regime is protected from cyber attacks, its CEO Prakash Kumar said on Wednesday.

May 31, 2017, 15:15 PM IST