Hackers have been increasingly moving towards cryptojacking attacks—hijacking computing resources and using that to mine cryptocurrency.
Two Canadian banks, The Bank of Montreal and CIBC-owned Simplii Financial, were targeted by hackers who managed to get access to the personal information of thousands of their customers.
Rajnish Gupta, Regional Director, India & SAARC at RSA explains why identifying critical assets and assigning a risk score is imperative to new age cybersecurity.
Cryptojacking is a sneaky but extremely effective way for hackers to get their desired results in exactly the surreptitious, stealthy way they desire.
Mark Zuckerberg in a response to authorities said Facebook has stopped sharing data with 38 companies, and is ending more partnerships in July and October. Facebook used to share user data with 52 tech businesses, including suspect Chinese firms.
The need for experienced professionals is so high that companies are willing to pay a premium salary of over Rs 1.5 to 4 crore to top talent. This has increased the cyber security budget by 71% as per PwC.
At IDG Security Day, Jaspreet Singh, Partner – Cyber Security (Africa, India & Middle East) at EY, decodes GDPR and points out areas that could prove to be a challenge.
A zero-day is a security flaw that has not yet been patched by the vendor and can be exploited. These vulnerabilities fetch high prices on the black market
As reported by Reuters earlier this week, British mobile phone and electrical retail chain Dixons Carphone has reported their second major cyber attack in three years after discovering unauthorised access to the payment data of PC World retail customers.
‘Spam’ is unsolicited email sent in massive quantities simultaneously to numerous users, generally trying to advertise or publicize certain products or services.