Security

‘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.

BD Soft announces India GTM for Endpoint Protector

The strategy aims to deliver a stronger partner network, with over 100 partners from the pan-India level focusing on the major cities and districts.

Symantec unveils neural network to protect crown jewels in the enterprise

Symantec Industrial Control System Protection Neural to defend against USB-borne malware, network intrusion and zero-day attacks on OT. 

India Inc. enhances investment in tech to tackle internal fraud: Survey

The top three reasons for fraud were identified as lack of an efficient internal control, diminishing ethical values, and senior management override of controls. 

Using a password manager: 7 pros and cons

This veteran security pro feels more secure now that he's using a password manager, but there are still risks.

Huawei security fears - paranoia, blowback, or both?

BT has made the decision to strip the equipment of Huawei from its core EE 4G network among growing security concerns about the Chinese telecom infrastructure giant's critical infrastructure footprint. 

Former Wipro CISO Sunil Varkey joins Symantec as CTO - Emerging Regions

Veteran cybersecurity leader Sunil Varkey has been appointed as the CTO and Security Strategist - Emerging Regions at Symantec.

Hitachi Systems Micro Clinic unveils its first SOC in India

The SOC will extend capabilities to help detect and mitigate cybersecurity threats round the clock. 
 

Kevin Brown appointed managing director of BT Security

BT announced the appointment of Kevin Brown as MD of BT Security, where he will be responsible for the company’s physical and cybersecurity activity around the world. 

InstaSafe becomes advanced technology partner in AWS Partner Network

As an APN Partner, the SDP Security Solution of InstaSafe is now compliant and follows the AWS well-architected framework.

Why businesses must deploy a 'defence in depth' strategy: Infoblox

Public and private organisations need to deploy a defence in depth strategy according to Infoblox, president and CEO Jesper Andersen.

Quora data breach FAQ: What 100 million hacked users need to know

Hackers have stolen information about 100 million Quora users. Here's what they took and what you need to do next.