Fraud

‘Distributed guessing’ attack lets hackers verify Visa card details

Armed with a card number, researchers tricked websites into helping them guess the expiry date and CVV.

How the Lazarus group is emptying millions from ATMs

Lazarus first breaches targeted banks’ networks and compromises the switch application servers handling ATM transactions.

Australian Federal Government trials digital identity system

The Australian Federal Government has announced the pilot of its digital identity system, myGovID, which is the digital equivalent of a 100-point ID check.

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma blackmailed with stolen data

Here’s how two Paytm employees tried to fleece their CEO of Rs 20 crore through extortion calls.

Why e-payment companies give RBI’s data localisation mandate a thumbs-up

Amidst the widespread furore and the general perception of RBI’s data localisation mandate being a spoke in the wheel for digital payment companies, the latter believes RBI’s diktat is a step in the right direction.

DigitalTrack acquires Encrust to become national SI

Muneer Ahamed will lead the merged entity, and Encrust’s co-founders Shahjahan and Vijay will be directors for DigitalTrack Solutions West. 

What is enterprise risk management? How to put cybersecurity threats into a business context

Cybersecurity risks are now a key part of the ERM process. Here’s how infosec professionals should talk about cybersecurity risk and assess its impact.

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Digital Signatures: Making e-Procurements Safer

As technology evolves, so do hackers. Armed with a deviously brilliant mind and superior knowledge of the latest technologies, today’s hackers are breaching organisations’ cybersecurity with surprising ease. 

Email based cyberattacks remain one of the most vulnerable vectors: Report

Cybercriminals use social engineering techniques to trick users into providing login credentials, initiating fraudulent transactions or unknowingly install ransomware.

Wanted: Data breach risk ratings, because not all breaches are equal

We need a system for data breaches that rates the real risk associated with the compromised data.

Human behaviour is the new perimeter: Matt Moynahan, Forcepoint

Digital identities will be the ultimate weapon for CSOs against the hackers says Matt Moynahan, CEO, Forcepoint.

Seqrite launches Seqrite Secure Web Gateway for enterprises

Built on a powerful machine learning engine, Seqrite SWG offers protection against advanced Web threats