All It Takes Is $16 For Hackers To Reroute Texts, Drain...

In what could put smartphone users at a new privacy and security risk, text-messaging management services are now being misused for as little as...

Tinder Will Soon Allow Users To Run Background Checks On Potential...

Match Group, Tinder's parent company, on Monday said that it has made a significant contribution to non-profit background check platform Garbo. The company said it...
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Ransomware Has Gotten More Sophisticated, Focusing On Specific Sectors

In the real world, the term “ransom” is usually used to describe an amount of money demanded for the return of a captive. In...
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Parental Controls On Phones Violate Children’s Rights — NHRCK

The state human rights watchdog has recommended the state telecommunications regulator come up with measures to protect children's rights from being violated by applications...

Optical Character Recognition: What is it and how does it work?

The technology of Optical Character Recognition enables different types of documents to be captured by a digital camera and turned into editable and searchable...

China Was Allegedly Responsible For Major Blackout In India’s Commerce Capital

China launched a cyber-campaign hit against India's power grid targeting Mumbai on October 13 last year, in a warning message after the tension at...

Facebook Facing $650 Million Lawsuit Over Misuse Of Face Recognition Tech

As Facebook and its family of apps face scrutiny over privacy and security issues globally including in India, a court in the US has...

DDoS Attacks Drop As Hackers Go After Cryptocurrencies Instead

The surge in cryptocurrency has led cybercriminals to realign their strategies and as a result, they are using their computing power to mine cryptocurrencies...

Proofpoint Fights Facebook For Permission To Use Lookalike Domain Names

Cybersecurity company Proofpoint has filed a lawsuit against Facebook in a bid to continue its phishing awareness training using lookalike domains. The lawsuit filed this...

2020 In Cybersecurity: What The Pandemic Taught Us

It’s now over one year since Covid-19 was identified, and just under a year since national governments across the globe started putting their citizens...

Hacker Broke Into US City’s Water Supply System And Tried To...

In a sophisticated cyber-attack, a hacker accessed the computer systems of the water treatment facility in a US city and modified drinking water chemical...
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After Apple, Google Pondering Anti-Tracking Feature For Android Too

After Apple, Google is now considering developing an anti-tracking feature for its Android ecosystem to create app transparency for the users. Google said in a...

Improve Your Online Data Protection in a Couple of Steps

In the past 20 years, we witnessed a rapid development of technology. Today, we use computers and mobile devices to do many different things....

5 Things To Do To Secure Your Home Network

Is your home network safe from hackers? Chances are, it’s not. Especially with the COVID-19 pandemic, your data is even more vulnerable than ever....

WhatsApp For Desktop Gets Additional Layer Of Biometric Security

As millions of people now access WhatsApp on their PCs and laptops, the Facebook-owned platform on Thursday announced to add an additional layer of...

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