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Ransomware Attack – Am I Safe Against “WannaCry”?

  Ransomware Attack – Am I Safe Against “WannaCry”? On Friday May 12th, the headlines were all about how the NHS UK trusts had been impacted by a severe cyber-attack. The attack was related to a strain of ransomware called “Wana Decrypt0r 2.0”, also known as Wannacryptor,  WannaCry or wncry. As the news unfolded, reports [...]

By | 2017-08-06T15:21:49+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Ransomware Attack – Am I Safe Against “WannaCry”?

Russian Cron Malware Operators Arrested Before Banking Malware Taken Abroad

  With the help of an Android malware, Russian cyber criminals were able to steal from local bank customers and were planning to move their operation to the rest of Europe. Twenty people were arrested as law enforcement tried to kill off the “Cron” malware campaign. Russian security firm Group IB writes that the raids [...]

By | 2017-08-17T13:21:48+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Russian Cron Malware Operators Arrested Before Banking Malware Taken Abroad

H-1B visa: IT sector woes

In a first in 25 years, Nasscom, a leading trade association of Indian information technology and business process outsourcing industry, has refrained from issuing a growth forecast for the sector for the next financial year. Presence of huge uncertainties in the market, fueled by macroeconomic factors, currency fluctuation and political volatility is cited as the [...]

By | 2017-08-30T10:26:39+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on H-1B visa: IT sector woes

Why are the increased investments in cyber security not enough to curb the relentless growth in cybercrime?

Simply asking this question may cause defensive reactions, both from security specialists in organizations and from those part of security tech vendors. However, the point here is not to polarize, but to share our reflections on the potential causes for this imbalance. Cyber security spending is growing like never before Historically, the lack of an [...]

By | 2017-01-23T10:30:46+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Why are the increased investments in cyber security not enough to curb the relentless growth in cybercrime?

Ransomware groups have deleted over 10,000 MongoDB databases

Five groups of attackers are competing to delete as many publicly accessible MongoDB databases as possible By Lucian Constantin Groups of attackers have adopted a new tactic that involves deleting publicly exposed MongoDB databases and asking for money to restore them. In a matter of days, the number of affected databases has risen from hundreds [...]

By | 2017-08-30T10:28:39+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Ransomware groups have deleted over 10,000 MongoDB databases

Malware cleaning centre to start in a month. Security body plans malware research centre in Hyderabad

STAFF REPORTER HYDERABAD: NOVEMBER 23, 2016 01:15 IST The cyber security market is expected to be around $35 billion with a requirement of one million cyber security experts. After missing deadlines for more than a year, a unique centre that can detect a virus and clean it from the digital gadgets and devices might finally [...]

By | 2017-08-30T10:39:41+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Malware cleaning centre to start in a month. Security body plans malware research centre in Hyderabad

Warrior teams to take on Cyber Attacks: KTR

November 22, 2016 Hyderabad, Telangana IT and Municipal Administration Minister KT Rama Rao today said teams of Cyber Warriors will be roped into put a tab on cyber attacks.  He expressed concern that cyber attacks have become a challenge and steps are on to check the daunting problem. He stated the State government has decided [...]

By | 2017-08-30T10:42:33+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Warrior teams to take on Cyber Attacks: KTR

Govt all set to counter cyber attacks: KT Rama Rao

NATION, IN OTHER NEWS DECCAN CHRONICLE. Nov 23, 2016, 1:04 am IST Addressing the gathering, the minister pointed out that Telangana was the first state to bring a new policy on cyber security.  K T Rama Rao Hyderabad: Telangana IT Minister K.T. Rama Rao on Tuesday said that Cyber Warrior teams are being established to [...]

By | 2017-08-30T10:45:10+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Govt all set to counter cyber attacks: KT Rama Rao

Grand opening of Cyber Security Conclave 2016, Hyderabad India

The much anticipated Kenes Exhibitions event, organized together with the Society for Cyberabad Security Council (SCSC), the CYBER SECURITY CONCLAVE at HICC Novotel Hotel in Hyderabad, India is officially open today, 22 November 2016 for a second time with the leaders and experts in the Cyber Security and Cyber-crime prevention industry.   Join us for two [...]

By | 2017-08-30T11:15:01+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Grand opening of Cyber Security Conclave 2016, Hyderabad India

Cyber Security Conclave India 2016 GRAND OPENING! Last chance to register!

  One Day to Go for the Grand Official   Opening of Cyber Security Conclave Conference! Dear Colleagues, As the much awaited day approaches and the final touches are being made, we are finally ready to open the doors to Cyber  Security Conclave 2016, Hyderabad India. We are excited to see you all there! Have [...]

By | 2017-08-30T11:18:59+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Cyber Security Conclave India 2016 GRAND OPENING! Last chance to register!