Privacy

Union Budget 2018: Impressive IT investments, but no cybersecurity measures

FM Arun Jaitley may have announced substantial allocations to new technologies but without a proper cybersecurity framework, IT leaders wonder where it will lead.

6 use cases for blockchain in security

Blockchain has the potential to improve encryption and authentication, and that could be good news for IoT security and DDoS protection.

The Qubes high-security operating system gains traction in the enterprise

Qubes OS defends at-risk enterprise users from targeted attacks, as well as drive-by malware and the Meltdown exploit.

New cryptocurrencies offer better anonymity, new security challenges

Anonymous cryptocurrencies like Monero and Zcash help cybercriminals evade detection and make cryptojacking more profitable.

AI, all-flash and HCI to propel modern datacenter: Som Satsangi, HPE

HPE packs some serious firepower with AI-powered flexible infra that offers everything as a service and simplifies hybrid IT

Smart and AMRUT cities: IoT and security take center stage

As digitally connected infrastructure becomes ubiquitous, IT implementations have to ensure better data security.

Arvind Gupta: Digital India is the way forward for industry 4.0

Mobile supercomputing. Drones. Intelligent Robots. Self-Driven Cars.  Blockchain. Virtual Assistants relying on AI. Neuro-technological brain enhancements. Genetic editing. Precision Medicines. The evidence of this dramatic change is all around us and it’s happening at an exponential speed. 

Puneet Bhasin: How India can match up to global needs of data protection

GDPR is applicable to the processing of personal data in the context of the activities of an establishment of a controller or a processor in the European Union, regardless of whether the processing takes place in the Union or not, writes Mumbai-based advocate and cyber law expert, Puneet Bhasin.

Regulatory regime for BFSI: How information security will play a critical role

Regulatory agencies like RBI and IRDAI are taking steps to secure BFSI companies from cyber threats.

The changing role of the CISO

The role of a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is changing from that of an IT security manager to that of a C-suite executive who secures the business interests of the enterprise.

Security budgets of Indian organizations: Where is it heading?

The perpetual catch up game between hackers and CISOs is resulting in a steadily rising cybersecurity budget. We take a look at what’s driving this trend and assess the security roadmap in 2018.

Five trends to watch out for in cybersecurity

From privacy and personal data protection to machine learning techniques to respond to cyber threats, 2018 will witness a changing threat landscape and organizations taking new measures to secure their information assets.