Saheli Sen Gupta

Journalist
IDG Media

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US, UK, Aussie blame Russia for 2017 NotPetya attacks
When it comes to cyberattacks, it seems like Russia just cannot catch a break. Earlier this year, researchers predicted that due to being banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics,…
Cyber attack hits Winter Olympics’ servers during opening night
The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics’ servers were hit with a cyber attack during the opening ceremony on Friday, officials confirmed on Sunday. However, they have refused to…
Over 4,000 UK, US and Australia government sites infected by global crypto-mining malware
On Sunday, thousands of websites, including UK’s Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) and National Health Service (NHS), and USA’s court information portal, were hacked for…
Union Budget 2018: Impressive IT investments, but no cybersecurity measures
A week ago, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley laid down the last full-fledged budget of this term. Though it was mostly a common-man oriented budget, it had quite a few allocations…
New kids on the block: AR-VR, wearables and 3D printing
As the enterprise navigates through the conundrums of cloud, the menaces of mobility and the storms of security, technology is fast moving beyond these must-haves. IT leaders are…
The connected era: How the manufacturing industry will adopt and adapt to IoT
By 2020, more than 20 billion connected things will be used across the globe, says research firm Gartner. Research firm IDC predicts a total spend on IoT to reach USD 772 billion…
Are CIOs confident enough to adopt cloud and how can cloud service providers help?
The Indian public cloud services market is predicted to reach USD 4.1 billion in 2018, a 200 percent growth from the mere USD 1.3 billion in 2016, says research firm Gartner. The…
What does the Union Budget 2018 need to do to prioritize cybersecurity?
In 2016, a malware injection in Hitachi Payment Services caused 3.2 million debit cards to be compromised. As a result, FM Arun Jaitley announced in last year’s Union Budget that…
People, data and network are constants for modern enterprise: George Chang, Forcepoint
As digital takes over the world, the very perimeter of ‘being online’ will slowly disappear, says George Chang of Forecepoint. The head of the company’s APAC business discusses…
Will millennials become a security threat with enterprise rapidly adopting mobile?
A generation far more adept with newer technologies, millennials also pose greater cybersecurity risks with their preference of using the same devices for both personal and…
Hackers attack cryptocurrency platform Enigma, steal USD 500,000
With digital currency, crypto trading and investment becoming more prevalent in the market, it seems like cryptocurrency issuers are becoming more and more prone to getting hacked…