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Data on 500 Million Android Phones Left Behind Even After Factory Reset: Research

Researchers from Cambridge University have proven that Android versions from 2.3 all the way up to 4.3 do not entirely wipe out user data from the phone. 473 more words

Data Breach

Using Google, Samsung app store? You must know about Irritant Horn

If you are using the Google and Samsung app store, then you must know about the Irritant Horn. Project Irritant Horn as mentioned in the documents leaked by whistleblower Edward Snowden aims at hijacking the Google and Samsung app store. 25 more words

Vicky Nanjappa

साइबर हमलावरों से निपटने में कितने सक्षम हैं हम ?

पूर्ववर्ती दशकों की तुलना में मॉडर्न वारफेयर में काफी परिवर्तन आया है,मसलन आज युद्ध काल बैटलफील्ड से नहीं बल्कि घर के अन्दर से भी लड़े जाने लगे हैं ।कई बार ये हथियारों वाले युद्ध से भी ज्यादा नुकसान पहुँचा सकते हैं ।साइबर क्राइम से करीब-करीब पूरी दुनिया पीड़ित है ।हाल में ही चीनी हैकरों की पेंसिलवेनिया यूनिवर्सिटी में की गयी करामात ने अमेरिका जैसी ताकत को भी हिला कर रख दिया है ।भारत जो की अपने अशांत पड़ोसियों से घिरा हुआ है,भी इस अटैक की जद से बाहर नहीं है ।आज हम बताएँगे आपको की साइबर हमले से हम कैसे और कितने प्रभावित हैं और इससे निपटने की हमारी तैयारियां क्या है ? 26 more words


Outsourcing Security – Are you doing it right?

In today’s connected world, there are just two kinds of organizations – those that have been compromised and those that don’t know that they have been compromised.  587 more words


Report cites criminal attacks as primary cause of healthcare data breaches

In the fifth annual Ponemon Institute privacy and security report, cyber attacks were listed as the top cause of healthcare breaches. Officials studied privacy and security trends for healthcare covered entities and their business associates. 350 more words

Property & Casualty

Cyber thieves targeting the Internet with more sophistication

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Cybercrime is a massive global threat that’s growing every day.

Millions of people in the United States are victimized by Internet crimes each year, but surprisingly, many don’t file a complaint with law enforcement agencies. 809 more words


Cyber Liability Insurance-Does My Business Really Need It?

This is a legitimate question many business owners may keep asking themselves when they hear of another data breach occurring at a major retailer, healthcare provider or financial institution. 533 more words