Data breach

Top 10 priorities that will help Indian companies to embrace GDPR

On 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, giving regulators unprecedented power to impose fines, and requiring large-scale privacy changes across organizations if they conduct business in Europe.

What is cross-site scripting (XSS)? Low-hanging fruit for both attackers and defenders

With XSS, attackers enter malicious code into a web form or web app URL to trick the application into doing something it's not supposed to do.

Involving ground-level employees in implementing GDPR is a challenge: Bhabani Panda, Kwench Global

The countdown to EU-GDPR implementation has begun; but has India Inc. overcome the challenges to adhere to the deadline? Bhabani Panda, CISO of Kwench Global reveals measures and how to handle the implementation process.

Supreme Court raises questions on Aadhaar based on Facebook fiasco

The Supreme Court flagged the threat of probable influence of voters in the upcoming 2019 elections using citizen information collected through Aadhaar.

Gemalto to protect 5G networks from cyber-attacks with Intel SGEs

The innovation delivers robust processor-level cybersecurity solution for new wave of cloud-based networks.

Insurance companies, Cognizant build blockchain solution for data sharing and security

Leading Indian life insurers partner with cognizant to develop industry-wide blockchain solution for secure data-sharing and improved customer experience.

3.24 million records stolen or compromised in 2017: Gemalto Study

Gemalto Breach Level Index highlights improperly secured databases in the cloud and internal threats were the fastest growing security risks for companies.

Adobe’s CSO talks security, the 2013 breach, and how he sets priorities

Brad Arkin has led Adobe's new approach to security and aims to make sure one of history’s biggest data breaches doesn’t happen again.

MS Office vulnerabilities, unexplained outage puts Microsoft in a tough spot

The biggest software company in the world, Microsoft has had a rough month with significant spikes in targeted malware attacks and an out-of-the-blue Office 365 outage that threw enterprises out of gear all over the globe. 

Verizon report: Ransomware top malware threat of 2017, moving into critical systems

DDoS attacks are also on the rise, but spying reports are down. Fewer people are clicking on phishing links.

More than 60,000 New Zealand Facebook users potentially impacted by breach

A total of 63,724 people in New Zealand may have been impacted by the Cambridge Analytica data breach, according to new figures released by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.

Sophos introduces Phish Threat attack simulator and training solution

xPhish Threat simplifies a key part of an organizations security strategy- employee awareness and training.