19 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Amid reports that the Defence Ministry has initiated the process of appointing Vice Army Chief Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag as the next Army Chief, BJP on Friday sounded a word of caution to the government on the ‘hurry’ and asked it to avoid taking decisions till elections are over.
11 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Extending its streak beyond just Internet Web servers, Internet users worldwide are now under a severe data-security threat by the ‘Heartbleed’ computer bug. The bug is haunting email systems, security firewalls and possibly mobile phones across the globe.
13 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court pleading it to review its verdict dismissing a PIL which had questioned the recruitment policy in Army alleging it to be on the basis of religion, region and caste.
12 Apr 2014
Boston: US government warned banks and other businesses on Friday to be on alert for hackers seeking to steal data exposed by the "Heartbleed" bug, as a German programmer took responsibility for the widespread security crisis.
29 May 2013
The Indonesian Defence Ministry plans to create a special force called "cyber army" to tackle attacks by hackers against the state's Internet portals and websites.
12 Apr 2014
Washington: White House and US intelligence agencies said on Friday neither the National Security Agency nor any other part of the government were aware before this month of the "Heartbleed" bug, denying a report that the spy agency exploited the glitch in widely used Web encryption technology to gather intelligence.
12 Apr 2014
Islamabad: Another Pakistani militant group has announced that it wants to join the ongoing peace talks with the government, a religious leader said on Saturday.
28 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Technology can be a boon or bane! Popular TV actress Kritika Kamra, who has taken a break from fiction shows to host ‘MTV Webbed 2’, about the prevalence of cyber abuse, says actors are more susceptible to frauds in the digital space therefore, it is not advisable to share "intimate photos and personal details".
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: As enterprises are increasingly adopting technologies like cloud and mobility, they are also facing more security challenges with cyber criminals using malware that are dormant while entering a secure network and then becoming active, networking solutions giant Cisco said.
09 Apr 2014
Boston: Microsoft Corp released its final security updates for Windows XP and Office 2003 on Tuesday as security experts warned users that they could soon be prime targets for cyber attacks if they do not abandon the products.