Putin Says Number of Cyber attacks against the Russia grew three times

The number of attacks launched against Russian Cyberspace has increased significantly in the recent years, President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin said at the annual board meeting of the Federal Security Services on February 16.  “The Number of cyber attacks against official information databases has tripled in the past year compared to 2015”, — said the President. On 11 February, …

Making Indian Cyberspace Secure!

At a time when Cyber attacks are increasing with every passing day, the Indian government on Tuesday (February 21) launched a Cyber Swachhta Kendra (Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre) which is a desktop and mobile security solution for maintaining a secure Cyber space in the country. India’s IT and Electronics Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad through its Computer Emergency Response …

63 Universities and US Government agencies breached by hacker

A “Russian-speaking and notorious financially-motivated” hacker, Rasputin has reportedly hacked the computer systems of various universities and government agencies of US and sold the stolen data on the dark web. According to the cyber security research firm,  Recorded Future, the hackers gained access to computer systems of more than 63 universities and federal, state, and local U.S. government agencies. The …