How much is “enough budget” for cybersecurity?

Investing in cybersecurity

Share this:    As the year comes to an end, now is the time to start preparing for budgets and fighting for departmental budgets is never easy, and when the case is for company’s cyber security, it feels all the more vital. It is very hard to make-believe the management the benefits of something so intangible as […]

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5 common Cybersecurity mistakes that can put you in jeopardy

Common CyberSecurity mistakes that can cause Havoc

Share this:    Cyberattacks, data breaches are amongst the most pressing problems CISO face across the companies (small, medium or large) around the world. Yet despite the incidents being reported more frequently and more awareness about the danger there usually is a lacuna which causes havoc. There are simple protocols which must be followed all the time […]

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How will AI change cybersecurity by 2023?


Share this:    Codes are evolving, so are malware. Attacks have become more fluid, more sophisticated as they start with little unnoticeable things and when the jig-saw is put together the attack becomes massive. In a higher than ever connected world security must evolve to stay abreast with current as well as future threats. Machine learning, robots […]

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Locky Ransomware- Why this malware just won’t perish? Ykcol and Asasin- 2 more variants

locky ransomware

Share this:    Within less than a month, 2 new version of Locky ransomware have been released. YKCOL, locky spelled backwards and ASASIN extension. It came to light in a spam blast to 3 million mail-boxes on 19th September within 3 hours. ASASIN another variant has appeared on 10th October. The ykcol ransomware follows the same convention […]

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Cyber-Security Awareness Month. Things you need to be aware of

Cyber security awareness month

Share this:    Since 2003, October every year is recognized as the cyber security awareness month. It is a good measure to spread awareness via following simple themes every week of October- Week-1: Easy steps for online safety – Users of connected devices must know the basics of online safety. Consumer cyber security concerns should be addressed […]

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India Inc desperately needs to upgrade its cyber security- know why?

India Inc

Share this:    There has been a massive push from the government to digitize the payment, use Aadhar number with more transaction, job ids, banks, phone numbers, stock trading accounts. The government of India is making UID a universal Id for all the transaction a person does and this means a lot of sensitive, personal information will […]

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Smart Strategies for an end-to-end network security

smart strategies

Share this:    Network is the lifeline of any operating business. Almost 99% of the work is done using machines, connected in some way or the other be it LAN, WAN or cloud. Billions of devices are connected via the network and hence scalability of the tools to detect the attack is even more critical now.  Network […]

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