Microsoft says it Caught Hackers from China, Russia & Iran using its AI tools

Hackers  from Russia, China, and Iran have been using tools from Microsoft-backed OpenAI to hone their skills and trick their targets, according to a report published on Wednesday. Microsoft MSFT.O, opens new tab said in its report it had tracked hacking groups affiliated with Russian military intelligence, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, and the Chinese and North…

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Cyber security Insurance Market to Surge 18.2% CAGR, Reaching US$ 61.2 Billion by 2032

Due to the rapidly increasing ransomware attacks, more businesses from small companies to big brands are purchasing cyber insurance plans to help mitigate potential losses in the event of a breach. The cyber security insurance market is expected to reach US$ 11.5 Billion in 2022, registering a CAGR of 18.2% from 2022 to 2032. Growing security threats and financial…

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Global Cybersecurity Association launches GCA Index

The Global Cybersecurity Association (GCA), a dedicated non-profit body, announced the launch of ‘GCA Index’ at a conference in New Delhi titled “Empowering Cybersecurity: Bringing youth, industry citizen & government on a common platform”. This first-of-its kind Index will serve as a go-to reliable resource, offering insights into various use cases and highlighting products, services,…

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Rs 837-cr Cyber Security Project for a CyberSafe Maharashtra: CM Eknath Shinde

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde on Thursday said planning is on for a cyber security project worth Rs 837 crore to prevent and solve digital-era crimes and make the state safe from such offences, reported news agency PTI. He said the advanced technology project will make Maharashtra a cyber crime safe state. Crime has changed in today`s…

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Have you Noticed Job’s Adds Roaming Around Facebook; Beaware of Ov3r_Stealer’ Malware

Recently as I was going through my Facebook , I noticed that lot of job advertisement for various position mainly account manager. As I applied they send back queries asking for mobile number and What’s Up messages. Researchers first discovered the stealer in early December. It was being spread via a Facebook job advertisement for…

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No, 3 million Electric Toothbrushes were not used in a DDoS Attack; Hypothetical Attack

3 million electric toothbrushes were hacked with malware to conduct distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks is likely a hypothetical scenario instead of an actual attack, said a publication. The published a story stated that an employee of cyber security firm Fortinet said 3 million electric toothbrushes had been infected with Java malware to conduct DDoS…

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Britain & France Gather Diplomats for International Agreement on Spyware

The United Kingdom and France will jointly host a diplomatic conference at Lancaster House in London this week in feb 2024, to launch a new international agreement addressing “the proliferation of commercial cyber intrusion tools.” According to the Foreign Office, 35 nations will be represented at the conference, alongside “big tech leaders, legal experts, and…

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CybeReady, Introduced 5 Best Practices for Securing Internet Activities

CybeReady, introduced five best practices for securing internet activities with the launch of an updated CISO Toolkit available in 13 languages for Safer Internet Day on February 6th. This initiative underscores the critical need for informed and vigilant online practices in the face of increasing cyber incidents affecting both the corporate sector and individual users….

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542 Cyber Criminals with the Help of Prakharpan Application Created by CID DG Anurag Gupta

Recently in Jharkhand district,police of 14 districts arrested a total of 542 cyber criminals with the help of Prakharpan app. This arrest took place between November 20, 2023 and February 1, 2024. A total of 118 cases were registered against the arrested criminals. 1913 SIM cards have been recovered from them. Cyber ​​criminals used these…

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State Sponsored Cyber Attacks — Shaping the Geo-Political Landscape?

Since the early era of organized cybercrime and state sponsored cyber crime, it has travelled a long way and has become extremely lethal and devastative in nature today. Turbulent geo-political situations across the globe have added more fuel to scale up such attacks worldwide. So, what does the future look like? Ever increasing attacks on…

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