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.

Cisco raises "grave concerns" over Australian Assistance and Access Bill

Cisco has raised "grave concerns" over the Assistance and Access Bill stating it is essential that "we avoid the false dilemma of trade-offs" between privacy and security.

APAC tops the list of cybersecurity incidents

According to the latest report released by Gemalto, the Asia Pacific region witnessed the highest number of compromised records and security events during the first half of 2018

31 percent of Indian organisations expect to be victims of cyber-attacks: Survey

With the rise in cybercrime in India, we need to collaborate to stay protected from cyberthreats and increase our resilience over a period of time. 

4.5 billion data records breached in first half of 2018: Study

Compared to the same period in 2017, the number of lost, stolen or compromised records increased by a staggering 133 percent.

ICANN’s internet DNS security upgrade goes off without a glitch

The KSK rollover involved generating a new cryptographic public and private key pair and distributing the new public component to parties who operate validating resolvers, according to ICANN. Such resolvers run software that converts typical addresses like networkworld.com into IP network addresses.

Ajay Gupta appointed country director at Netskope India

Forcepoint’s former sales director Ajay Gupta will lead India business at Netskope.

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.

Meta to become Mega Cyber Security player: Venu Peruri

We want to be biggest Cyber Security solution provider for the large enterprises by 2021, says Venu Gopal Peruri, CEO, Meta Infotech.

Spending on security solutions to reach USD 133.7B in 2022

Global spending on security products and solutions is forecast to reach US$133.7 billion in 2022 according to research firm IDC.

7 best practices for working with cybersecurity startups

Security startups are often ahead of the technology curve and can provide more personalized service. Here's how to find the best of them and minimize risks.