Tag: Hacking

Hackers alert: Google warns Chrome users to update immediately

This is the sixth zero-day vulnerability Chrome has faced to date this year.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
Hackers target national portal of India via 'unprecedented' phishing technique

The threat actors have been targeting the Indian government's portal by utilising a bogus URL to trick users into submitting sensitive information such as credit card numbers, expiration months and CVV codes, according to AI-driven cyber-security firm CloudSEK.

  • Thursday, 07 July 2022
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Nadda's Twitter Account Briefly Hacked, Restored Now

The Twitter account of BJP chief J.P. Nadda was hacked briefy on Sunday morning. The account, however, was restored later on.

  • Sunday, 27 February 2022
How Careless SIM Card Handlers Become Easy Target Of Cyber Fraudsters? Expert Explains
How Careless SIM Card Handlers Become Easy Target Of Cyber Fraudsters? Expert Explains

How Careless SIM Card Handlers Become Easy Target Of Cyber Fraudsters? Expert Explains

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  • Monday, 21 February 2022
 Android Phone Users Beware Of This Malware! Delete These Apps Immediately
Android Phone Users Beware Of This Malware, Delete These Apps Immediately

Once installed, the Joker malware immediately begins spying on the user’s phone, steals information and sends it back to the hackers remotely.

  • Wednesday, 24 November 2021
1 Affected Indian Online Gamer Losing Rs 7,894 On Average To Hackers

Three quarters of Indian gamers (75 per cent) among those surveyed experienced cyber attack to their gaming account, most commonly detecting malicious software on a gaming device (35 per cent) and detecting unauthorised access to an online gaming account (29 per cent).

  • Monday, 15 November 2021
Gangster's brother brutally hacked to death in public

Balasore: A youth with criminal antecedents was hacked to death by two miscreants near Electric Office square on OT Road in Balasore town today. The youth has been identified as Kunu Panda, brother of gangster Papa Panda. According to sources, Kunu was travelling on a motorcycle when the two miscreants chased him and hacked with […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Website of Banki Autonomous College hacked

Banki: The website of Banki Autonomous College in Banki in Cuttack district was found hacked this morning. As informed by the college authorities, after they opened the website, the homepage of the website was found missing and in its place there was a picture of a boy with a heading ‘Website stamped by Xposer and […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Website Hacking
More hacking in Odisha can't be ruled out: Expert

With the official websites of four government institutions and over 10 websites in Odisha having been hacked in the last six months, a cyber expert has said though there has been no financial loss to any of these websites, the possibility of hackers making fresh attempts on these and other sites cannot be ruled out

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Police to file chargesheet against OUAT website hacker

Bhubaneswar: Commissionerate Police on Tuesday said it will file a chargesheet against city-based engineering student Tarini Prasad Roy, who had hacked the official website of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) four days back. “After arrest, we have released him (Roy) on a personal recognizance (PR) bond. There was no need to forward him […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
OUAT website hacking: Engineering student accepts his involvement

Bhubaneswar: Hours after confirming that some students might be involved in the hacking of the official website of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT), a student of the city-based private engineering college went to the Khandagiri police station and accepted his involvement in the crime. The student has been identified as Tarini Prasad Samantray. […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Supreme Court Website Hacked?

  The Supreme Court website crashed on Thursday amid reports that some Brazilian hackers may have targeted it. “Site under maintenance,” read the message on the landing page of supremecourtofindia.nic.in. “This site can’t be reached,” said another message on the page of the website maintained by the government-run National Informatics Centre (NIC) that creates e-governance […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
All 3 billion user accounts were hacked in 2013: Yahoo

San Francisco: After revealing last year that a data breach in 2013 affected its one billion user accounts, Yahoo has now announced that all of its users — nearly 3 billion at that time — were impacted by the massive hacking. Yahoo, now part of Oath — a subsidiary of American telecommunications conglomerate Verizon — […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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Pre-installed malware stealing data from mobiles

Jerusalem: Israel-based cyber security firm Check Point has detected a malware that is not downloaded due to users’ use but is already present in Android device. According to a company blog post last week, the pre-installed malware was detected in 38 Android devices, belonging to a large telecommunications company and a multinational technology company. “The malicious […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
UK election hacking
Russia cyber attackers may target UK elections, warn spies

London: Spies at the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) have called an emergency summit with Britain’s political parties after warning them that the next general election is vulnerable to cyber attacks by the Russians. Ciaran Martin, chief executive of GCHQ’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), has written to leaders of all the main political parties offering expert […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021