Diablo6 – a variant of Locky Ransomware

Diablo6 Ransomware

Share this:    Many ransomwares continue to spread because email is ubiquitous and users are not cautious to maintaining cyber security. Such is an example of the latest ransomware – Diablo6, a variant of an older Locky ransomware. A spam mail with subject as E [random date]( random number). docx and an attachment of a Zip with […]

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How to invest smartly using cyber security metrices!

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Share this:    In the hoax, usually companies end up spending blindly on the most crucial cyber security metrices, they need for their companies to run smoothly. Statistics reveal a grave picture as to how companies have no measurement criteria to choose a security service as well as measure the effectiveness and efficiency of existing safeguards. Most […]

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Which is the most apt vaccine for 2017 epidemic: Cyber-Attacks?

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Share this:    With Internet, digitization, automation transformation taking center stage, cybersecurity turns up as one of the biggest concern. Email remains the biggest threat vector for cyber-attacks – claims a recent survey by Barracuda. Already multiple threats or comprises have been the part of cloud computing, IoT, mobile activities. Organizations need to look at the landscape […]

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In 2017, to save yourself from hackers make DLP and cyber security walk hand in hand

DLP and Cyber Security walk hand in hand

Share this:    Every business today is on networked computer systems in order to achieve higher work efficiency with smooth collaboration, storage and access to systems. The cloud technology is the most upcoming technology for accessing data from anywhere and everywhere. While we store data in cloud or internet, there is a significant boost in the productivity […]

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Beware of Income Tax Returns Email Phishing Hack

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Share this:    Beware of email phishing attacks from hackers while filing your Income Tax Returns. In email phishing attacks, hackers smartly replace some characters of email address with other look-alike characters. Observe the below given E-mail addresses: DONOTREPLY@incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in DONOTREPLY@incometaxindiafilling.gov.in First one is correct E-mail ID from the IT Dept. but if you observe properly the second […]

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Use your own Data wisely to detect an attack!

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Share this:    Perennial, for a problem to exist that cyber-criminals areahead of security measures deployed. Your own data can be used effectively to hit the achilleas heel of the attacker.  Since the sophistication grows with time so must the traditional methods of security. Threat detection systems based on signatures, file checksums or blacklisted URLs are all […]

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Cyber threats may wreak Havoc by 2020

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Share this:    India will face increasingly sophisticated “destructive” cyber threats as compared to the current scenario which is adding up to 200 million, malware related and 1,90,000 unique, intrusion related attacks in any given week. Gulshan Rai Indian cyber security chief briefed the Parliament’s finance standing committee that the cyber-attacks of nuisance and viruses of 2000’s […]

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Securing your email and network requires a paradigm shift in Mindset

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Share this:    Nearly every day a successful digital breach is reported. Major organizations, government bodies, hospitals, companies, public offices have been victims of massive-sophisticated attacks all over the world. Last decade the pace of digitization and technology building has been tremendous and the coming decades promise even more high-end technology in day-to-day activities. Given that resources […]

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