Sunday, January 23, 2022



Smart power grid technology may be prone to hacking, claims study

February 13, 2017 1:42 pm

Smart grid technology such as management systems in power plants, may be prone to hacking, say scientists who explore nightmare scenarios.

Quantum computing: Next-gen computers may be hack-proof

February 06, 2017 12:40 pm

Scientists have built the first high-dimensional quantum cloning machine that can intercept a secure message, may protect next-gen computer from hacking attacks.

PTI's official Twitter account hacked, restored within minutes

February 01, 2017 7:59 pm

The account was, however, restored within minutes of hacking.

50 hacking cases in one month post-demonetisation, says TAC Security

December 27, 2016 6:51 pm

Hacking included ransomware, financial frauds and website hacking in various Indian enterprises.

SWIFT confirms new cyber thefts, hacking tactics for global banking system

December 13, 2016 11:40 am

Cyber attacks targeting global bank transfer system have succeeded in stealing funds since heist of $81 million from a Bangladesh bank.

Israeli firm can steal a phone's data in seconds

November 23, 2016 1:52 pm

Israeli firm Cellebrite's technology takes a few seconds to hack a locked smartphone and pull data from it

India among top 5 countries attacked by ransomware: Kaspersky

June 05, 2016 9:21 am

India is among the top five countries in the world to be attacked by ransomware -- malware that forces its victims to pay a ransom.

Pak group targets Indian govt officials using 7th Pay Commission: FireEye security

June 03, 2016 1:32 pm

The emails were allegedly sent to government officials from, a fake news domain registered by the attackers.

Hackers halt Utkal varsity’s e-admissions

May 11, 2016 3:39 am

Although it wasn’t clear if the hackers stole any information, the website was defaced and the page showed a group called ‘Pak Cyber Attackers’ to be responsible for the attack.

Bangladesh professor hacked to death by ISIS militants

April 23, 2016 11:08 am

Rajshahi University professor AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee, 58, was murdered within 50 metres of his residence in the country's northwestern city of Rajshahi, police said.