Vaishnavi J Desai

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IDG Media

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Aditya Birla Group suffers cryptojack attack; 2000 computers used for mining Monero

First detected at an overseas subsidiary of the group a month ago, the malware spread to manufacturing and other services companies of Aditya Birla group. Monero was the currency mined.

Supreme Court website reportedly hacked, post Justice Loya verdict

Several screenshots doing the rounds on Twitter claim the SC website was hacked by a Brazilian team of hackers.

Involving ground-level employees in implementing GDPR is a challenge: Bhabani Panda, Kwench Global

The countdown to EU-GDPR implementation has begun; but has India Inc. overcome the challenges to adhere to the deadline? Bhabani Panda, CISO of Kwench Global reveals measures and how to handle the implementation process.

The clearer the CSO role, the easier to get budget approved: Mushtaq Ahmed, CSS Corp

For an organization to be secure from any cyber threats, investments should be made in technology, people, and policy, says Mushtaq Ahmed of CSS Corp.

Wipro’s Rishad Premji is the new NASSCOM chairman

Wipro’s board member and Chief Strategy Officer, Rishad Premji appointed as the chairman of NASSCOM for 2018-19.

Drupal CMS bug may leave a million websites compromised

Drupal releases fixes for the vulnerabilities on its Drupal 7.x and 8.x versions, to offset vulnerabilities that could compromise a million websites powered by the affected versions.

Naukri.com hacked; 1 lakh resumes stolen

Nigerian hackers hack into Naukri.com’s servers, stealing 1 lakh resumes and contacting 10,000 job seekers for fake interviews.

India to put in place data protection framework: Aruna Sundararajan, Telecom Secretary

India’s Telecom Secretary reveals India is working on a data protection framework and investing 9 billion in providing optic fiber in rural areas.

Hacker group claims to have breached Rajya Sabha website

The hacker group Lulzsec India claims to have breached the Rajya Sabha website and gained access to Amit Shah’s account.

Cryptocurrency is the international currency for cyber crime: Prashant Mali, Cyber law expert

As the confusion around bitcoin’s legality and its usage in cybercrime lingers, Bombay High Court advocate and cyber law expert, Prashant Mali clears the concept.

Mobility strategy of the future: How APIs will change the game

In an era where people are customers and so are things, enterprises need to up their mobility strategy and APIs is the savior for the future.

Healthcare CIOs’ priority for 2018: Handling change management

With newer tech and digitization gaining ground, healthcare CIOs recommend strategies for change management, reducing cost and scaling up delivery of services in.