Security Archive

Covid-19: Data security is keeping IT pros awake at night

Data security is creating fear and trust issues for IT professionals, according to the third-annual Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2020. The study of 750 cybersecurity and IT professionals across the globe found that a patchwork approach to data security, misconfigured services and

Darbha valley attack: AK-47 looted from Congress leader Mahendra Karma’s security officer recovered

An AK-47 assault rifle looted from late Congress leader Mahendra Karma’s personal bodyguard during a Maoist attack in 2013 was recovered from Rajandgaon district on May 8, police said on Friday. Karma and 26 others, including 12 Congress leaders and workers and eight policemen,

Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad: Security sources

One rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad early Tuesday morning, security sources told AFP, the first to land in the high-security zone in weeks. The blast could be heard across the Iraqi capital and triggered security sirens at the US embassy compound

Govt wants to conduct audit of WhatsApp Security System after NSO espionage

New Delhi: The government wants to conduct an audit of WhatsApp’s security systems following revelations of Israeli spyware exploiting its vulnerabilities, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said but refused to say if the government had bought the spyware. The Indian Computer Emergency Team (CERT-In)

Security lapse at Bengaluru airport: 7 passengers reach boarding gate without frisking

In a serious lapse of security at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bengaluru, seven people reached the boarding gate without having gone through the mandatory frisking. The incident took place on Monday night at around 9pm. Staff members of Indigo airlines took note

Meeting With Trump, France’s Security Plans: Wishes & Future Deals Continue to Pour in as World Embraces Modi 2.0

Washington: After US President Donald Trump, French president Emmanuel Macron late on Friday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi over landslide victory in Lok Sabha polls. The French foreign ministry said that both the countries would together consolidate the security of their nations. “We will continue

6 Best Practices for Password Security: Fortinet

Fortinet reminded IT teams and stakeholders to maintain strong passwords and have a password strategy as an essential cybersecurity effort so that every employee and individual plays a crucial part in protecting corporate data. Therefore, password security is of paramount importance. According to the

Corporates, Investors And The International Security Threat

It is often said that the first duty of Government is to keep its people safe. But I know from my time as UK National Security Adviser that this is becoming increasingly unrealistic, given the changing nature of the threats, particularly from terrorism and

BJP protests in Srinagar against security withdrawal of political workers

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state general secretary Ashok Kaul held a protest at Press Enclave in Srinagar against the security withdrawal of the political workers in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday May 07, 2019. Mubashir Khan/GK Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday held a

SL blasts aftermath: Security tightened around churches

Elaborate security arrangements were in place at St Mark’s Cathedral on MG Road. While a pink Hoysala vehicle was stationed near the St Mark’s Road entrance, the MG Road entrance was closed. Sunday church services took place in the city amid heavy security presence