Security

‘Distributed guessing’ attack lets hackers verify Visa card details

Armed with a card number, researchers tricked websites into helping them guess the expiry date and CVV.

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Gemalto provides customers enhanced data security for cloud, hybrid and on-premises data storage deployments with NetApp

Gemalto SafeNet KeySecure integration with NetApp provides centralized key management for thousands of volumes across multiple clusters

How secure is cloud storage?

Cloud storage has become wildly popular over the last decade. Gone are the days when you had to worry about losing your data if your phone, laptop or PC stopped working - you can now securely back up everything to the cloud so it’s always there, available whenever and wherever you want it.

What is cross-site scripting (XSS)? Low-hanging fruit for both attackers and defenders

With XSS, attackers enter malicious code into a web form or web app URL to trick the application into doing something it's not supposed to do.

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.

Asia and Middle East a hotbed of new threat actors in Q1, 2018

Kaspersky Lab’s latest quarterly threat intelligence summary reveals a wave of new APT activity based mainly in Asia and the Middle East, with a number of new techniques used by actors.

Prime Ministers May and Modi oversee the launch of UK-India Tech Alliance

Strengthening relationships to improve workforce IT skills and promote innovation techUK and NASSCOM sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on tech skills and development during Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the UK.

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.

Facebook says GDPR means ‘new privacy experiences for everyone’

Facebook will ask all its users to make decisions about how they want advertising on the platform personalized to their interests, and whether to continue sharing religious, relationship or political information on their profiles, as it complies with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.

GrayKey: What you need to know about this iPhone hacker and how to protect yourself

Updated information about a turnkey, automated cracking system marketed to law enforcement makes it clear users should pick longer passcodes.

Supreme Court raises questions on Aadhaar based on Facebook fiasco

The Supreme Court flagged the threat of probable influence of voters in the upcoming 2019 elections using citizen information collected through Aadhaar.