[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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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How to be safe when cloud has become a new home of cyber criminals

cloud security

Share this:    Cloud computing is the technology which is slowly sweeping the way organizations interact with technology and store information. With organizations even cyber criminals are getting active on cloud with even more sophisticated tools to hack into corporate networks. Given the situation how can you be sure the information you store on the cloud is […]

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Save billions by including cyber security within business strategy

cyber security- business strategy

Share this:    Technology changes much faster than most business can keep up. The proliferation of mobile technology, the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing has changed the types of “assets” connected to networks. Implementing cybersecurity “best practices” across an increasingly unstructured and decentralized network is one of the most vexing challenges facing companies today and […]

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Economic Impact of cyber-attacks on SMBs in 2017

economic impacts of ransomware

Share this:    Cyber-criminals are now targeting Small and medium business enterprises to extort fees. Ransomware, a kind of malware that, usually, limits user to gain access to their file on the machine. Some of the malware, also known as crypto ransomware can lock very important files on the system and ask for ransom (fee) for the […]

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CIO strategies for preventing new security breaches

CIO strategies

Share this:    Digital transformation has ensured that cybersecurity is the biggest concern facing CIOs. As we proceed further in the 4th industrial revolution the technology is going be evolve much faster than companies could keep pace with. Cybersecurity isturning into a major priority for business leaders, but to succeed CIOs must prepare themselves for the developing […]

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Strategic risks of a cyber-attack in 2017!

Strategic risks of a cyber attack

Share this:    Open and digitally inter-connected technology platforms are shaping future of businesses. As the migration to digital platforms happen, hackers get more ground to target for financial gains via multiple mediums such as ransom, sensitive information exposures, corporate espionage, identity theft etc. One of the latest example of extortion from a corporate is HBO corporations. […]

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