Monthly Archives: October 2016

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Hyderabad to host National conclave on Cyber security from Nov 22

Hyderabad | Wednesday, Oct 26 2016 IST Renowned cyber security experts will share their expertise at the two-day cyber security conclave and exhibition which is being organized by the Society for Cyberabad Security Council (SCSC) and Kenes Exhibitions here from November 22.India's leading SCSC Cyber Security Conclave 2.0 Conference is supported by the Department of [...]

By | 2017-08-30T12:31:06+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Hyderabad to host National conclave on Cyber security from Nov 22

Hyderabad to host National conclave on Cyber Security

Hyderabad October 26, 2016 India’s leading SCSC Cyber Security Conclave 2.0 Conference & Exhibition is being organized by the Society for Cyberabad Security Council (SCSC) and Kenes Exhibitions. The event is supported by the Department of Information Technology, Government of Telangana to discuss new trends and developments in Cyber Security and interact with leaders from [...]

By | 2017-09-03T13:41:54+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Hyderabad to host National conclave on Cyber Security

Cyber Security War Game and Mini-Hackathon

A Cyber Security War Game facilitated by Israeli experts, will be held during the Hyderabad Cyber Defense Conference in November 2016. The goal of the War Game is to identify Telangana state challenges in implementing its cyber security emergency response policy and procedures. The War Game will create out of the box scenarios set in a futuristic [...]

By | 2016-11-03T13:49:00+00:00 October 27th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Cyber Security War Game and Mini-Hackathon

HDFC, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, SBI & Yes Bank Hit With Malware Attacks; 32 Lakh Cards Compromised

We are very familiar with the usage of ATM’s. After the invention of ATM machine, the major task of drawing the money from our bank account became so easy. Nowadays all the banks are giving the ATM cards to the account holders. It’s very convenient for us to carry ATM-cum-Debit cards with us. You can [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:48:54+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on HDFC, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, SBI & Yes Bank Hit With Malware Attacks; 32 Lakh Cards Compromised

Upgrading India’s cyber security architecture

  India should not hesitate to build its offensive cyber capabilities. A fully operational cyber command is the need of the hour, given that India’s digital capabilities lag significantly behind regional and global players Two things set aside India’s digital spaces from that of major powers such as the United States and China: design and [...]

By | 2016-11-20T12:15:42+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Upgrading India’s cyber security architecture

NASSCOM-DSCI Indian Cyber Security Delegation: Key Takeaways

Rahul Sharma   NASSCOM-DSCI Indian Cyber Security Delegation: Key Takeaways The first Indian Cyber Security Delegation visit to Hague Security Delta (Netherlands) & Malvern Security cluster (UK) from April 11-15, 2016 was organised by NASSCOM-Data Security Council of India (DSCI). The delegation was led by Dr. Gulshan Rai, National Cyber Security Coordinator, Government of India and comprised [...]

By | 2016-11-20T12:17:47+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on NASSCOM-DSCI Indian Cyber Security Delegation: Key Takeaways

Hacker Group Creates Network of Fake LinkedIn Profiles

OCTOBER 07, 2015 Author: Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit™ Threat Intelligence Date: 07 October 2015 Summary While tracking a suspected Iran-based threat group known as Threat Group-2889[1] (TG-2889), Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit™ (CTU) researchers uncovered a network of fake LinkedIn profiles. These convincing profiles form a self-referenced network of seemingly established LinkedIn users. CTU [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:48:54+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Hacker Group Creates Network of Fake LinkedIn Profiles

Cisco Sinkholes GozNym Banking Trojan Botnet

GozNym botnet included over 23,000 infected victims Sep 29, 2016 00:49 GMT  ·  By Catalin Cimpanu  · Share:  The Cisco Talos team has announced today that they've successfully managed to sinkhole one of GozNym's botnets and are in the process of doing the same to three others. Researchers say they were able to divert traffic [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:48:54+00:00 October 9th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Cisco Sinkholes GozNym Banking Trojan Botnet

German Military Hacked Afghan Mobile Operator to Discover Hostage’s Whereabouts

This was Germany's first offensive cyber-operation Sep 24, 2016 21:15 GMT  ·  By Catalin Cimpanu  · Share:  A special cyber unit of the Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces) carried out Germany's first ever offensive cyber-operation by hacking into the network of an Afghan mobile operator to track the location of a group of kidnappers that had [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:48:54+00:00 October 9th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on German Military Hacked Afghan Mobile Operator to Discover Hostage’s Whereabouts

Groundbreaking partnership between Government and tech start-ups to develop world-leading cyber security technology

September 23, 2016   Tie-up marks the first step in the development of two world-class cyber innovation centres to receive £50m over five years to help keep the nation secure. Accelerator is a first for Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Wayra UK and GCHQ, the UK’s signals intelligence and cyber security agency Will [...]

By | 2016-10-27T11:48:54+00:00 October 9th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Groundbreaking partnership between Government and tech start-ups to develop world-leading cyber security technology