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With 31 Internet Shutdowns In Four Years, Kashmiris Unhappy With Latest Social Media Ban

TAUSEEF MUSTAFA VIA GETTY IMAGES Yesterday, the government of Jammu and Kashmir ordered the blocking of access to 22 social-media websites in the troubled Kashmir Valley. This is…

WannaCry Ransomware: Security Experts Find Clues to Lingering Risks

Two-thirds of those caught up in the past week’s global ransomware attack were running Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system without the latest security updates, a survey for Reuters…

Security News This Week: Hoo-Boy, Mar-a-Lago’s Internet Is Insecure

FOR ANYONE GROWING weary of the constant focus on Russian and President Donald Trump’s campaign, good news! A fresh horror took the spotlight late last week in the…

Aadhaar Leak: UIDAI Asks CIS to Explain Its Claim

Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI has asked research firm Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) to explain its sensational claim that 13 crore Aadhaar numbers were “leaked” and provide details…

Cisco to Cut 1,100 Jobs as Earnings Disappoint

Cisco Systems Inc forecast current-quarter revenue that widely missed analysts’ estimates and said it would cut 1,100 more jobs, as the world’s largest networking gear maker steps up efforts…

WannaCry Ransomware: Less Than $70,000 Paid During Cyber-Attacks, Says White House

Less than $70,000 (roughly Rs. 44.8 lakhs) has been paid in a “ransomware” cyber-attack that has affected about 150 countries worldwide, the White House said on Monday. “We…

MNCs in Vietnam Targeted by Government-Linked Hackers: FireEye

Hackers either working for the Vietnamese government or on their behalf have broken into the computers of multinationals operating in the country as part of an increasingly sophisticated…

Chanel’s latest accessory is a $1900 boomerang and the internet is not impressed

Who knew luxury boomerangs were a thing? They aren’t, but thanks to Chanel one of Indigenous Australia’s most unique and distinctive emblems has been reduced to a fashion…

Google Docs phishing scam explained

A widespread phishing scam hit Google Docs users yesterday, making their Gmail accounts and contact lists vulnerable to hackers. A phishing attack usually entails attackers trying to retrieve…

Google experimenting with new, faster Search widget for Chrome

Google is experimenting with a new, faster Search widget for Chrome. The Search widget is currently available for Chrome Dev version 60, the developer variant of Google Chrome,…