Tag "cybercrime"

Mona Lisa: No longer on CEOs’ walls. At least, not when they think security

MUMBAI, INDIA: From the whirlwind world tour that WannaCry attack tagged in May, to the Petya jolt

Reasons why organizations fall prey to pervasive ‘Cybercrime-as-a-Service’ attacks

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fortinet’s recent Global Threat Landscape Report reveals that while more high profile attacks have dominated the headlines, the reality is that the majority of threats faced by most organizations are opportunistic in nature fueled by a pervasive Crime-as-a-Service

McDelivery app reportedly leaked data of 2.2mn users, company denies the reports

By : CIOL Writers

One delicious burger might hand your personal information to cyber criminals. Yes, when giant tech companies like Yahoo, can fall prey to cyber attacks, we can quickly estimate the security conditions of a typical home-delivery app. The firm in question

Cyber-criminals are hacking home networks to attack large companies

By : CIOL Writers

Technology has definitely helped us reach the peaks of development, but at the same time, has left us exposed to the cyber-attacks. And cyber-criminals are taking complete advantage of the insufficient security. Symantec Corp, the global leader in cyber security,

Data breach at Oracle may affect hundreds of thousands of businesses

By : CIOL Writers

Software giant, Oracle has reportedly been hacked with far-reaching implications for its customers. According to KrebsOnSecurity, the breach affected Oracle’s MICROS division, which provides point-of-sale systems and support for many businesses around the world. In fact, the number of locations

Yahoo probing online hack involving 200mn accounts

By : CIOL Writers

Nations across the globe are witnessing an alarming rise in cyber crimes. However, this time, it’s the search engine Yahoo that is at the receiving end of a major hack. A hacker has put up for sale a cache of

Looking for dieting help? Beware of cyber-fat

INDIA: When it comes to the desire for the ideal body, people may be willing to sacrifice their online security and identity if it takes them a step closer to achieving desired results. Many people seem to be willing to share