Apurva Venkat

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AI, AR and blockchain are disrupting the cybersecurity landscape: Shrenik Bhayani, Kaspersky Labs

Shrenik Bhayani, General Manager-South Asia at Kaspersky Labs talks about the technologies and challenges that are disrupting the cybersecurity landscape. Bhayani also lists out tips for CSOs to stay ahead of attackers.

Critical enterprise and govt data will be the new oil: Surendra Singh, Forcepoint

The time has come for shifting the paradigm from protecting infrastructure to understanding the behavior of users, says Surendra Singh, Senior Director and Country Manager at Forcepoint. 

Next big wave of innovation in cybersecurity solution is ML and AI: Venkat Krishnapur, McAfee India

If we were to summarize data breaches and infiltrations, the key causes usually are the 4 P’s: People, phishing, passwords and patching, says Venkat Krishnapur, Vice-President of Engineering and Managing Director, McAfee India. 

Big data analytics, AI and blockchain can help reclaim surrendered ground: Anil Bhasin, Palo Alto Networks 

We generally assume that all threats are ‘information stealing’ in nature. But that has changed, and the threats have become multi-faceted, points out Anil Bhasin, regional vice president, India & SAARC, Palo Alto Networks.

Cybersecurity advice: Tips from CSO100 India winners

IDG Security Day & CSO100 Awards recognize top CSOs and security leaders in India. Here, CSO100 Award winners share insights into establishing an optimum security posture for your organization.

Mohd Shadab Siddiqui joins Hotstar as head of information security and trust

Shadab Siddiqui was earlier the head of information security, trust, fraud, risk and compliance at ANI Technologies (Ola).

SBI General launches insurance against cyberattacks

The latest product launched by SBI General Insurance can safeguard businesses from financial and reputational losses caused by cyberattacks.

Over 7.8 crore of Aadhaar data could be stolen: UIDAI acknowledges breach

The compromised digital records include Aadhaar number, Aadhaar enrolment ID, name, guardian’s name, address and contact details. 

Former CISO of Marvel Data Sciences Deepak Kalambkar joins SafexPay

With over 20 years of experience, industry veteran Deepak Kalambkar has moved from Marvel Data Services to SafexPay. 

Over 540 million Facebook users’ data exposed on Amazon's cloud servers

Two different third-party developed Facebook app datasets that were uploaded to AWS servers have been exposed to public internet, revealed cybersecurity firm UpGuard. 

Ola CISO Mohd Shadab Siddiqui quits

Mohd Shadab Siddiqui was the head of information security, fraud, risk and compliance at Ola (ANI Technologies).

Four regulatory changes that rocked enterprise tech in 2018

Here are four major regulatory changes of the year that made regulatory technology (RegTech) rise in prominence in 2018.