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Cybercrimes

Cybercrimes challenge to security system; terrorists using 'dark internet' for recruiting operatives: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh said, "Organised crime and terrorism are the biggest challenges for us. We know that these elements are using new technology and sophisticated weapons. That is why technical upgrade and modernisation of the central and state police forces are necessary and these two should go together."

Sep 07, 2018, 06:16 AM IST

Cybercrimes cause losses of $600 billion a year to global economy, says report

Cybercrime losses are greater in richer countries; however, the countries with the greatest losses are mid-tier nations.

Feb 22, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

Ransomware attacks: What makes healthcare most vulnerable

The NHS cyber-attack should be treated as a wake-up call for organisations around the world, particularly, the health sector. 

May 16, 2017, 16:02 PM IST

Cybersecurity firms eye India as attacks on world's IT hub rise

Silicon Valley-based TaaSera said India, host to some of the world`s biggest IT service companies, was vulnerable to cybercrimes on account of its growing economic progress. 

Jul 16, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

FBI seeks access to Pakistani cybercrime suspects

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has asked Pakistan`s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) for access to the two men arrested in Karachi for their involvement in cybercrimes.

Feb 20, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

New system to protect drones from hackers

Scientists have developed a cybersecurity system that protects military drones from being hacked.

Dec 03, 2014, 18:37 PM IST

EU to help Croatia fight cybercrime

The European Union (EU) will finance Croatia 700,000 euros ($904,715) for training police to fight against cybercrime, Croatia's interior ministry said Wednesday.

Sep 18, 2014, 01:47 AM IST

Peer pressure drives juvenile cybercrimes

The study is one of the first to examine the cybercrime motivations of students in middle and high school.

Jun 24, 2011, 16:00 PM IST

‘Friends’ influence, low self-control fuel youth cybercrime’

Peer influence and low self-control appear to be the major factors fuelling juvenile cybercrimes.

Jun 24, 2011, 12:57 PM IST

UK charges teen with cybercrimes

Ryan Cleary has been charged with five offences under the Computer Misuse Act.

Jun 23, 2011, 12:48 PM IST