Mar 10, 2021 01:19 PM IST
The National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal was operationalised for online reporting of all types of cyber crime incidents, with a special focus on cyber crimes against women and children, the government said in its reply to the Parliament.
- Mar 09, 2021 04:17 PM IST
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said the Ministry of Home Affairs operationalised the National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal on August 30, 2019 to provide a centralised mechanism to the citizens for online reporting of all types of cyber crime incidents, with a special focus on cyber crimes against women and children.
- Mar 01, 2021 09:59 PM IST
According to the New York Times report, China-linked group RedEcho may have planted malware in key power plants in India.
- Jan 22, 2021 05:08 PM IST
Leader of the opposition Tejashwi Yadav, who shared a screenshot of the letter on his Twitter handle, expressed outrage.
- Jan 21, 2021 04:04 PM IST
Entities with unique header IDs on the telcos’ distributor ledger technology platform have time till January 31 to submit templates of all possible content they wish to send customers
- Nov 25, 2020 02:51 PM IST
Reported cases of cyber-crime against women in India rose by 39 percent in 2019, and against children by 31 percent. Kerala reported a 13 percent decline and 20 percent rise, respectively, over the previous year.
- Sep 18, 2020 07:17 PM IST
A Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology official had received the email that contained the bug. The moment the government official had clicked on the attachment in the email, all the data stored in the system had got deleted.
- Jul 05, 2020 09:39 AM IST
Forget bank robbers, it’s hackers who are after your money
- May 23, 2020 02:05 PM IST
The high representative for disarmament affairs said growing digital dependency has increased the vulnerability to cyberattacks, and it is estimated that one such attack takes place every 39 seconds.
- May 23, 2020 10:27 AM IST
The minister also said that the Maharashtra Cyber Department has so far registered 410 offences and arrested 213 persons in connection with these.
- May 08, 2020 06:14 PM IST
A Twitter handle has accused some men of using “semi nude and nude pictures of women in a Google Drive and circulating it among their friends”. The idea to share images on the drive was allegedly started by a student of Jadavpur University (JU), and he gave access to several other friends
- May 06, 2020 05:56 PM IST
The joint warning assumes significance as hackers have increased attempted cyber-attacks amid the ongoing pandemic
- May 06, 2020 04:25 PM IST
The Delhi Police has identified at least 27 members of the group – both minors as well as older.
- May 05, 2020 03:26 PM IST
The Delhi Commission of Women took cognizance of the matter and issued a statement, demanding strict action against the members and the admins of the group.
- May 04, 2020 06:52 PM IST
When the group chats came to light and were shared widely on social media, many joined the outrage against the rape culture which was being propagated as well as normalised by the group.
- Apr 08, 2020 02:05 PM IST
A senior official said the advisory has been issued in the wake of an increased vulnerability and attacks on online systems as the country and the world battle the COVID-19 pandemic and more online systems are being used due to a major scaling down of human interface.
- Apr 07, 2020 12:19 PM IST
In Maharashtra, cyber-crime cases have gone up by 20 to 25 percent in two weeks of lockdown, officials say.
- Nov 06, 2019 11:35 AM IST
The techie on maternity leave received the automated phone call from her bank at 2.30 am on October 22, to alert her about a possible debit card fraud.
- Oct 23, 2019 07:55 AM IST
In 2017 itself, India registered over 50 lakh cases of cognisable offences, which is a 3.6 percent increase in the registration of cases as compared to 2016
- Jun 08, 2019 01:02 AM IST
It went viral after some government officials, including four doctors, posted at the Rajouri District Hospital shared the video on social media.
- Dec 23, 2018 06:45 PM IST
On December 21, the police arrested 126 people in its biggest action so far against a fake call centre operating from a quaint office in the city's Sector 63, a commercial hub, which has also seen similar illegal, fake call centres thriving.
- Nov 21, 2018 02:50 PM IST
The maximum number of cyber crime cases were reported in Mumbai, though the figures were not specified in the written reply.
- Nov 11, 2018 11:40 AM IST
Interestingly, the top 5 countries that cyberattackers from India targeted were Austria, the Netherlands, the UK, Japan and Ukraine
- Sep 28, 2018 12:24 PM IST
Cyber insurance offers coverage against various cyber-attacks and threats, helping the individuals in protecting their reputation, potential data breaches and losses in case any vital, financial or sensitive information is stolen or misused
- Sep 23, 2018 12:55 PM IST
The 'cyber trivia' app would have a set of multiple choice questions and children would rewarded points based on their answers, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights said.