Category Archives: Cyber Security

Software updates: Why they matter for cyber security

Regularly updating the software on your computer and other devices is one of the easiest ways to protect yourself from cyber threats.And yet, many people still choose to avoid taking the simplest steps to update their software. Here’s the Get … Continue reading

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Email security does not end with your password

A strong password is a great start, but there are more ways to make sure that your email is as secure as possible Email is a crucial part of most people’s daily lives, but few people consider how it’s secured, … Continue reading

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GDPR vs. ePrivacy: The 3 differences you need to know

After months of waiting, the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018, and user inboxes were flooded with emails alerting them of changes to company privacy policies. However, even though the world has (mostly) … Continue reading

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Legion: Here’s how to keep your online accounts safe from malicious attacks by hacker groups

The hacking group Legion seems to be going after high level targets, in a campaign similar to the one executed by OurMine. The Legion group does not seem to be as sophisticated as OurMine, because they are choosing targets from … Continue reading

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New ‘Bash’ Software Bug May Be A Bigger Threat Than Heartbleed

A newly discovered security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software, known as “Bash,” could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the “Heartbleed” bug that surfaced in April, cyber experts warned on Wednesday. Bash is the … Continue reading

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What Indians expect from future devices: Driver-less vehicles, phones with smell-recognition and more

Indians expect that in about 10 years from now technology will be advanced enough to give them phones that will have the capability to smell things, homes that would read their minds and talk to them and vehicles that fly, … Continue reading

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India world’s fourth largest victim of malware: F-secure

Growing popularity of smartphones and rising data usage in India is also making the country a favourite among cybercriminals, who are increasingly attacking mobile phones using malware. India, the world’s fastest growing handset market, is the fourth most affected globally … Continue reading

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