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  • Iran says cyberattack closes gas stations across country Oct 26, 2021 07:13 PM IST

    Iran says cyberattack closes gas stations across country

    State television quoted an unnamed official in the country's National Security Council acknowledging the cyberattack, hours after it aired images of long lines of cars waiting to fill up in Tehran.

  • India’s gas, water and critical infra vulnerable to cyber attacks: Report Oct 22, 2021 07:39 PM IST

    India’s gas, water and critical infra vulnerable to cyber attacks: Report

    Cyber-security firm CloudSEK’s report gives chilling examples of how hackers can compromise public and private infra

  • South Africa's port terminals still disrupted days after cyber-attack Jul 27, 2021 07:23 PM IST

    South Africa's port terminals still disrupted days after cyber-attack

    The attack has affected ports in Durban -- the busiest in sub-Saharan Africa -- as well as Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Ngqura, Transnet said in the "confidential" notice seen by AFP on Tuesday.

  • How China transformed into a prime cyber threat to the US Jul 20, 2021 07:58 PM IST

    How China transformed into a prime cyber threat to the US

    According to US officials, the hacking has taken the form of more sophisticated decentralized digital assaults of American companies and interests around the world

  • Cyber attack hits JBS meat works in Australia, North America Jun 01, 2021 12:08 PM IST

    Cyber attack hits JBS meat works in Australia, North America

    The attack caused its Australian operations to shut down on Monday. The company said it was working to resolve the incident.

  • US to boost pipeline cyber protections in wake of Colonial hack May 25, 2021 11:02 PM IST

    US to boost pipeline cyber protections in wake of Colonial hack

    After a ransomware attack forced Colonial to shut its entire network for 11 days this month, thousands of gas stations across the U.S. Southeast ran out of fuel. Motorists fearing prolonged shortages raced to fill up their cars

  • Air India servers hacked, passengers' credit card info, passport details accessed May 21, 2021 09:37 PM IST

    Air India servers hacked, passengers' credit card info, passport details accessed

    The cyberattack on Air India, according to the airline, has affected the data of around 45 lakh flyers around the world.

  • Asian shares jump on hopes for low rates, oil up on cyber attack May 10, 2021 07:53 AM IST

    Asian shares jump on hopes for low rates, oil up on cyber attack

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.35%, while U.S. stock futures rose 0.24%.

  • Top US fuel pipeline operator shuts network after cyber attack May 08, 2021 09:46 PM IST

    Top US fuel pipeline operator shuts network after cyber attack

    Colonial has engaged a third-party cybersecurity firm to launch an investigation and contacted law enforcement and other federal agencies, it said.

  • Road ministry alerts NHAI, auto companies of cyber attack threats, asks to strengthen IT security infrastructure Mar 22, 2021 03:24 PM IST

    Road ministry alerts NHAI, auto companies of cyber attack threats, asks to strengthen IT security infrastructure

    The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) alerted the road ministry of possible cyber attacks on the sector.

  • White House cites 'active threat,' urges action despite Microsoft patch Mar 08, 2021 04:35 PM IST

    White House cites 'active threat,' urges action despite Microsoft patch

    While Microsoft released a patch last week to shore up flaws in its email software, the remedy still leaves open a so-called back door that can allow access to compromised servers and perpetuating further attacks by others.

  • Chinese cyber attacks: RedEcho still active, targeted Chidambaranar port on March 2 Mar 05, 2021 10:46 PM IST

    Chinese cyber attacks: RedEcho still active, targeted Chidambaranar port on March 2

    Recorded Future, an intelligence provider for enterprise security, had said in its report that power sector assets including state-run NTPC and Power Sector Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO), two ports, oil and gas assets and the Indian Railways were exposed to cyber attacks by Chinese group RedEcho.

  • Telangana power utilities dodge Chinese hacking attempt, avoid Mumbai-like blackout after alert: Report Mar 03, 2021 10:32 AM IST

    Telangana power utilities dodge Chinese hacking attempt, avoid Mumbai-like blackout after alert: Report

    Telangana's power utilities reportedly blocked suspected IP addresses and changed user credentials of officials operating remote sites and sophisticated power grids after the hacking attempt.

  • No impact or data breach due to Chinese cyber attacks, says power ministry Mar 01, 2021 06:42 PM IST

    No impact or data breach due to Chinese cyber attacks, says power ministry

    As per a report published in the New York Times, China-linked group RedEcho may have planted malware in key power plants in India. The Chinese group targeted as many as 12 IP addresses linked to 12 power generation and transmission-related organisations in India, the report said.

  • US cyber agency says SolarWinds hackers are 'impacting' state, local governments Dec 24, 2020 10:55 PM IST

    US cyber agency says SolarWinds hackers are 'impacting' state, local governments

    The CISA said last week that US government agencies, critical infrastructure entities, and private groups were among those affected, but did not specifically mention state or local bodies.

  • US agencies hacked in monthslong global cyberspying campaign Dec 14, 2020 10:57 PM IST

    US agencies hacked in monthslong global cyberspying campaign

    The malware gave the hackers remote access to victims’ networks, and Alperovitch said SolarWinds grants “God-mode” access to a network, making everything visible.

  • Cyber attack that led to pause in worldwide operations was ransomware, investigation continues: Dr Reddy's Oct 28, 2020 03:44 PM IST

    Cyber attack that led to pause in worldwide operations was ransomware, investigation continues: Dr Reddy's

    In a ransomware attack, the hackers breach the systems, install malware that encrypts a victim's files, then demand a ransom from the victim to restore access to the data.

  • New Zealand's stock exchange hit by second cyber attack Aug 26, 2020 12:16 PM IST

    New Zealand's stock exchange hit by second cyber attack

    The cyber attack was similar to one late on Tuesday, the bourse said, where its network provider faced a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack - a common way to disrupt a server by overwhelming the infrastructure with a flood of internet traffic until they can no longer cope with the scale of data requested.

  • Audit finds cybersecurity lapses at National Payments Corp in 2019, government document shows Jul 30, 2020 10:44 AM IST

    Audit finds cybersecurity lapses at National Payments Corp in 2019, government document shows

    The NPCI said in a statement to Reuters it is regularly audited in the interests of security and senior management reviews all findings, which are then "remediated to (the) satisfaction of the auditors". This includes the findings cited by Reuters, it said.

  • Cryptocurrency fraud: Twitter says about 130 accounts were targeted in cyber attack this week Jul 17, 2020 08:59 PM IST

    Cryptocurrency fraud: Twitter says about 130 accounts were targeted in cyber attack this week

    In its latest statement, Twitter said that the hackers were able to gain control to a "small subset" of the targeted accounts, and send tweets from them.

  • 200% increase in cyber incidents in 2 months, but not attributable to China: Official Jul 06, 2020 09:37 PM IST

    200% increase in cyber incidents in 2 months, but not attributable to China: Official

    Rai said there are dedicated agencies which are monitoring the situation and also preventing the attacks.

  • Cyber attack on NHAI email server, no data loss Jun 29, 2020 11:27 PM IST

    Cyber attack on NHAI email server, no data loss

    'No data loss took place. NHAI data lake and other systems remained unaffected from this attack,' Srivastava said.

  • In pics | Is your data safe? Everything you need to know about cyberattack and malware Jun 26, 2020 02:42 PM IST

    In pics | Is your data safe? Everything you need to know about cyberattack and malware

    Understanding cyber threats is critical for every person in every business across all industries. These statistics and details of malware variants will help you keep your data safe and secure.

  • Indiabulls Group faces ransomware attack; group co says affected systems restored Jun 23, 2020 09:02 PM IST

    Indiabulls Group faces ransomware attack; group co says affected systems restored

    The ransomware operator leaked some of the data owned by Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd by way of a screenshot, Cyble said in a blog on Tuesday.

  • BSE cautions market intermediaries against cyber attacks amid COVID-19 outbreak Apr 10, 2020 01:40 PM IST

    BSE cautions market intermediaries against cyber attacks amid COVID-19 outbreak

    Many organisations have switched to work-from-home, due to outbreak of the pandemic, with employees using mobile phones, tabs and personal laptops in order to maintain business continuity.

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