5 cybersecurity question every CIO must ask in 2017

cyber security questions

Share this:    There has been a far greater responsibility on the Chief Information Officers(CIOs) to understand the challenges, solutions and trade-offs in terms of the organizations they are a part of. It is equally crucial that CIO’s understand the plans and programs companies undertake to address the issues so that a better representation of the entire […]

Continue reading


Advanced email security for e-mail hoax. Be safe!

Advanced email security for email hoax

Share this:    Email are the lifeline of business communication and have been an important vehicle for cyber intrusion for cyber criminals.The sheer volume of emails being opened makes them a very easy and vulnerable target spots. A Symantec report suggests that there were about 198 billion emails in circulation each day in 2016. Also, another study […]

Continue reading


How to avoid Equifax breach with regular Vulnerability Assessments ?

equifax

Share this:    Ever higher than before, the frequency and scale of cyber breaches continue to startle everyone. In this case, cyber thieves, via Equifax breach, made off with highly sensitive personal information including social security and credit card numbers of about 143 million users. However, one interesting information has surfaced that Equifax knew about the breach […]

Continue reading


[Infographic] 5 Stages of Ransomware

Share this:     Advanced Ransomware Threats are well planned by cyber criminals in order to acquire highest gains. Cyber criminals takes in the most sensitive data in their possession and makes sure that no copy of it is available with the victim to restore systems to normal. In general, following are the 5 stages of ransomware attack […]

Continue reading


Xafecopy Trojan widespread in Android mobile devices

Android Users Be cautions from Xafecopy Trojan

Share this:    A new mobile malware Xafecopy Trojan has been detected in India, Kaspersky said in a report. It steals money from victim’s mobile phones via Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) billing payment method. Victim’s mobile currency is used without his knowledge. Around 40 % audience of this malware has been detected in India. Xafecopy Trojan is […]

Continue reading


711 million e-mails snared in largest spam-bot

email spam-bot

Share this:    A Paris-based security researcher, going by the pseudonymous handle ‘Benkow’, discovered an open and accessible web server hosted in the Netherlands. The server stores dozens of text files containing a huge batch of email addresses, passwords, and email servers frequently used to send spam. This nefarious act is actually very smart move by the […]

Continue reading


Red Alert ! Bring Locky Ransomware turbulence under control before it causes havoc !

Red Alert ! Against Massive Locky Ransomware

Share this:    Indian government issued a warning about Locky ransomware attack on September 2, 2017. According to the researchers, this ransomware is mainly spreading via massive email spam campaigns circulating with the common subject lines like “please print”, “documents”, “photo”, “Images”, “scans” and “pictures” in an attempt to convince victims into infecting themselves with Locky ransomware. […]

Continue reading


Why SMBs are the best target for latest cyber attacks?

SMBs are the best target for cyber attack

Share this:    Small and medium scale businesses (SMBs) of all streaks are at higher risk to latest cyber attacks compared to large business enterprises. All types of small businesses (teaching institutions, ecommerce shops, hotels or retailers) have become the favourite target of cyber thieves in the past couple of years. Cyber criminals find it easier to […]

Continue reading