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NCSAM and the Evolution of Cyber Crime

Even though here at RCS every month (and every week and every day too) is cyber security awareness month, October has been granted the distinction as the official National Cyber Security Awareness Month. 1,032 more words


Video: Fake Job Scams - How To Check A Job Ad Is The Real Deal

The BBC’s Rip Off Britain has been highlighting the issue surrounding fake job scams.

The best advice when looking for a job online is to check that the company is legitimate. 163 more words

Community Safety

Banks very vulnerable to hacks today, warns CERT-In

New Delhi, Oct 21: The Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) India has warned banks in the country of a major cyber attack from Pakistan. Following this alert, the banks have been told to step up security. 39 more words

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Social media craze has swept across our minds like bush fire, breathing life to introverts, tumbling on the extroverts and on the flip side killing our century old socialization aspects. 1,000 more words

Social Issues

Debit card data theft: Who broke into your bank account?

The data breach that has led to an estimated 3.2 million debit cards getting compromised is only a small manifestation of a larger malaise called cyber crime. 146 more words


Two-Thirds Receive #FixScam Phone Calls From 'Microsoft'

A global survey by Microsoft has found that two-thirds of respondents have experienced what is known as a ‘fix scam’.

Typically, these scams involve cyber-criminals pretending to be genuine tech support representatives of Microsoft or other big companies. 391 more words

Community Safety

Debit card scare: Why you need to change the ATM PIN immediately

Recently, many customers have got mails and messages from their banks to change the ATM PIN of their debit cards. We now know the reason, with reports suggesting 3.2 million accounts in five leading banks — State Bank of India, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and YES Bank — are compromised. 199 more words