cyberattack

US charges 6 Russian military officers in vast hacking campaign

US charges 6 Russian military officers in vast hacking campaign

Washington: The Justice Department announced charges Monday against Russian intelligence officers in a string of global cyberattacks that...Read More

Cyberattack on NIC computers that house data on govt functionaries including PM; email traced to Bengaluru

Cyberattack on NIC computers that house data on govt functionaries including PM

In a massive security breach, a malware has attacked approximately 100 computers of the National Informatics Centre (NIC), the government...Read More

Ransomware attacks up in India as firms turn digital: Report

Ransomware attacks up in India as firms turn digital: Report

According to the report, Zoom and Microsoft Teams were the most at risk. Apart from this, hackers have also taken advantage of salient we...Read More

Lab test of imported power gear to avoid cyberattack

Lab test of imported power gear to avoid cyberattack

MumbaiAmid rising chorus for ban on Chinese goods and equipment due to standoff at the borders, the Power Ministry has issued an order sa...Read More

COVID-19-themed cyberattacks: Government agencies need to be on high alert till the end of this year

COVID-19-themed cyberattacks: Government agencies need to be on high alert till the end of this year

The number of cyberattacks using the Coronavirus pandemic first emerged around February 2020. But now such attacks have seen an exponenti...Read More

Marriott Hotel data breach traced to Chinese hackers

Marriott Hotel data breach traced to Chinese hackers

Washington: The cyberattack on the Marriott hotel chain that collected personal details of some 500 million guests was part of a Chinese ...Read More

United States: Indian-origin man, two others sentenced for cyber-crime

United States: Indian-origin man, two others sentenced for cyber-crime

New York: An Indian-origin man is among three persons sentenced for their roles in staging a cyberattack that brought down huge swathes o...Read More

US says Russia to face international consequences for ‘NotPetya’ cyber attack

US says Russia to face international consequences for ‘NotPetya’ cyber attack

Washington: The United States today pinned the blame for the massive 2017 ‘NotPetya” cyberattack firmly on Russia and warned Moscow it wi...Read More

New cyberattack causes mass disruption globally

New cyberattack causes mass disruption globally

Paris, A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, h...Read More

US official: Iran responsible for cyberattack at NY dam

US official: Iran responsible for cyberattack at NY dam

New York: A probe by the Justice Department has determined that Iran was responsible for a 2013 cyberattack on a dam in the suburbs outsi...Read More

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Merkel office’s computers hit by cyberattack

Berlin : A computer in German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s legislative office was hit by a cyberattack that targeted the country’s lower ho...Read More

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S Korea workers die at N-plant

Seoul : Three South Korean workers died on Friday after apparently inhaling toxic gas at a construction site for a nuclear plant being bu...Read More

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Korean websites blink, back online hours later

Pyongyang suffers an internet shutdown for nine hours, but the US denies it has anything to do with the Sony hacking case

Defiant North Korea  proposes joint probe

Defiant North Korea proposes joint probe

Warns of serious consequences if US rejects a probe that it believes will prove Pyongyang had no role in cyberattack

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