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Indian Computer Emergency Response Team

Rs 12,000 crore worth of digital transactions carried out: Government

According to the details given by the minister, the number of cases of fraud involving credit cards, ATM/Debit cards and internet banking during 2015-16 was 16,468 and 13,653 in 2016-17.

Jul 21, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

Companies more prone to cyber attack, 60% software unregulated: EY

More than 60 per cent of the software used by companies in India is unregulated which poses a threat of cyber attacks, according to business practices firm EY.​

Jun 11, 2017, 12:29 PM IST

CERT-In issues alert against global ransomware attack

Government's cyber security arm CERT-In has alerted vital institutions including RBI, stock markets and NPCI against the latest cyber attack that has infected thousands of systems globally.

May 13, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

India sews up cyber security accords with three countries

The agreements related to cyber security will promote closer cooperation for exchange of knowledge and experience in detection, resolution and prevention of security related incidents between India and the respective country.

Jan 27, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Govt blocks two websites, Facebook pages of ISIS propaganda

Government on Wednesday ordered banning of two websites and some pages on social networking site Facebook after it was found that they contained material detrimental to the country's sovereignty.

Oct 14, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Govt facility in 3 months to clean malwares from mobiles, PCs

Government is setting up a centre that will detect malicious programmes like 'botnets' and help device owners remove such harmful softwares for free.

May 24, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

Cops to approach CERT-In for blocking BBC documentary from Internet

Delhi Police is in the process of approaching the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), an arm of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology, to block the controversial BBC documentary on the Delhi gang rape from appearing anywhere on the Internet including video sharing websites like YouTube.

Mar 05, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

IAF asks personnel to desist from using Xiaomi phones

IAF personnel and their families have been asked not to use Chinese 'Xiaomi Redmi 1s' phones on the ground that data was allegedly transferred to their servers in China and it could be a security risk, a charge denied by the company.

Oct 25, 2014, 00:36 AM IST

Indian IT watchdog probes cyber breach in ATM heist

The USD 45 million global ATM heist, in which data security of two Indian companies was breached, is being probed by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team.

May 13, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

Reputed govt, pvt websites under hacker threat: Cyber agency

Computer security analysts have issued an alert for Internet users and operators against hackers.

May 27, 2012, 10:54 AM IST

CERT-In handled over 13,000 cyber security incidents in 2011

Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has handled over 13,000 such incidents in 2011 compared to 8,266 incidents in 2009.

May 18, 2012, 21:25 PM IST

Indian Wi-Fi networks under virus risk: IT analysts

Failed attempts to exploit the vulnerability could lead to a denial of service condition.

Jan 18, 2012, 14:54 PM IST