Hacking

Supreme Court website reportedly hacked, post Justice Loya verdict

Several screenshots doing the rounds on Twitter claim the SC website was hacked by a Brazilian team of hackers.

GrayKey: What you need to know about this iPhone hacker and how to protect yourself

Updated information about a turnkey, automated cracking system marketed to law enforcement makes it clear users should pick longer passcodes.

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.

Government websites down; suspects Chinese hackers, and finally denies any hack

About a dozen government websites including that of the defence ministry went down for more than eight hours last Friday, with rumors that they have been hacked by the Chinese. However, the government ruled-out any hacking.

What hackers do: their motivations and their malware

Whether a hacker uses a computer exploit or malware, their motivations are the same. Understanding why and how hackers hack is key to your defense.

In the face of rampant threats, learn, implement and adapt: S Srikanth, TVS Motor

People need to understand the business and reputational impact of a data breach, says S. Srikanth, head of information security at TVS Motor Company.

Naukri.com hacked; 1 lakh resumes stolen

Nigerian hackers hack into Naukri.com’s servers, stealing 1 lakh resumes and contacting 10,000 job seekers for fake interviews.

The great privacy debacle: Congress, BJP find themselves a common adversary

Here's how both BJP and Congress dropped the ball in the data privacy game

Six myths CEOs believe about security

Want a more effective IT security strategy? Dispel your CEO and senior management of these common cybersecurity misconceptions.

Aadhaar: SC resumes hearing on April 3; CEO to file answers to petitioners' questions

In the ongoing hearing in the Supreme Court regarding the validity of Aadhaar, the CEO of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had said that personal data from Aadhaar cannot be hacked.

Facebook exposé snowballs into a BJP-Congress slugfest

As IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad talks tough on taking Facebook to task, BJP and Congress continue to sling muck at each other alleging ties with the much-castigated Cambridge Analytica.

Hacker group claims to have breached Rajya Sabha website

The hacker group Lulzsec India claims to have breached the Rajya Sabha website and gained access to Amit Shah’s account.