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37 percent of organizations are impacted by cryptomining: Report

The first instalment of the 2019 Security Report reveals the key malwaretrends and techniques observed by Check Point researchers during the past year.

Spear phishing: Why targeted email attacks are so difficult to stop

A highly targeted form of phishing, spear phishing involves bespoke emails being sent to well-researched victims. It is hard to spot without close inspection and difficult to stop with technical controls alone.

'Collection #1' reveals 773 million email addresses, passwords in one of largest data breaches ever

Over 1,160,253,228 combinations of email addresses and passwords have been published online in one of the largest data breaches ever. Check to see if your data has been slurped up.

Millions lost as NZ police battle to recover crypto-currency exchange funds

Police in New Zealand are battling to recover funds lost during the security breach at Cryptopia, with media suggesting the figure to be in the ‘millions’.

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Demystifying the Indian Data Protection Bill, 2018: Part 2 of 3

10 key components that organisations need to keep in mind to adhere to the bill’s stringent compliance guidelines. 

How H-Energy tackled emerging threats with an agile, scalable security solution

From safeguarding a massive mobile workforce to deploying an agile, scalable security solution, here’s how Vikas Gupta, CIO at H-Energy future-proofed cybersecurity at his organization.

Four white hat hackers who shot to fame in 2018

From exposing Aadhaar vulnerabilities to hunting down bugs in Microsoft. Here are four white hat hackers who made waves in the cybersecurity realm this year.

Authentication, encryption and AI – the key components in securing connected cars

The single biggest threat to widespread proliferation of connected cars is data security. A conversation with two giants in the Indian auto space – Tata Elxsi and Tata Technologies brings to light why the threat is of paramount importance and what can be done to bolster security.

Biggest cybersecurity breaches in 2018 that rocked the Indian threat landscape

Here is a list of the top cybersecurity breaches that affected India in 2018.

Cybersecurity trends that 2019 might hold for us

With the cyber security industrial complex in full swing and good business for all the major players, from governments and state sponsored groups, to criminal attackers and the vendors as well as their shareholders, we wonder what horrors this dystopian hell world will spew forth next.

Data breaches and hacks of 2018 that wiped out billions of dollars

As a result of data breaches at the hands of hackers, businesses are losing millions. In some cases billions of dollars in instances including lawsuits, stolen funds or loss of trust in the brand. 

Experian exec says biometrics won’t save you from mobile hacks

Experian's annual data breach forecast predicts that biometric hacking will continue to surge as more mobile devices use fingerprint scans and Face ID technology to protect corporate and consumer data. But there are ways to avoid being hacked.