The flaw allows a hacker to log in to any Justdial account by placing the phone number in the username parameter.
A joint report by EY-FICCI shows that malware (20 percent), phishing (22 percent) and disruptive cyberattacks (13 percent) are the top three cyber threats faced by most organisations.
Google Chrome is also bringing new privacy controls that will provide full coverage like Firefox and Safari.
Apple apologised to its customers and assured that the app would soon be fixed and restored for service.
Fisher mentioned that the only opportunity to identify the original URL is during page load after which the webpage becomes prone to attack.
Over 18 percent threats discovered in India are on mobile devices, which is almost double the global average
Any organisation — big or small, regardless of industry — can be the target of a phishing attack.
This is one of the largest data breaches in the history of the internet.
The social media giant said it has restricted illegal content and is in discussions with the government.
Moneycontrol’s Anchal Pathak talks to the founders of Sequretek about what it takes to set up a cyber-security venture in India
RBI is taking stock of the progress on a fortnightly basis. But it is yet to issue any extension or clarification on the same
Preference will be granted to a company which is incorporated and registered in India or startup firms that meet the definition as prescribed by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion.
The Tech Mahindra and Balbix platform uses deep learning and specialised AI algorithms to predict how attacks can happen and propagate, providing actionable insights to mitigate the risk of breach, the Indian firm said in a statement.
According to EY report, 55 percent of energy and resources companies have experienced a significant cyber security incident in the last year, yet 48 percent of respondents believe it is unlikely that they would be able to detect a sophisticated cyber-attack.
The funding would provide states with grants to help them purchase more secure voting machines, conduct post-election audits and improve election cyber security training.
US officials have accused China including its military of operating a sweeping hacking operation targeting the Pentagon, defense contractors and other targets.
Source said the National Cyber Security Coordinator attributed the breach to phishing attack, ransomware, IP address manipulation, etc.
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the types of cyber security incidents included phishing, scanning/probing, website intrusions and defacements, virus/malicious code, ransomware and denial of service attacks etc.
It set aside Rs 110 crore for cybersecurity projects, including the National Cyber Security Co-ordination Centre and others
Over 121 ISPs and close to 40 financial service organisations and other such firms are configured to receive daily bots threat intelligence feeds from the analysis centre.
However, it points out that 99 percent are personally interested in using at least one biometric method to verify their identity.
German cryptographers from Ruhr University found that anyone who controls a WhatsApp's servers can add members to a group chat without the admin's invitation.
During the Question Hour in Rajya Sabha, members expressed concern over the safety of digital transactions, to which the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government was alert to the challenges.
The bank has now decided to install electronic surveillance systems at all its branches and ATMs.
The move is an attempt by the U.S. government to address criticism that it too often jeopardizes internet security by stockpiling the cyber vulnerabilities it detects in order to preserve its ability to launch its own attacks on computer systems.