This month of October marks the 5th year of global cyber security month and the message from the community is clear – STOP, THINK, CONNECT. In today’s era, it is of utmost importance that we take this topic seriously. The recent cyber attacks at a global level makes it even more crucial and emphasizes on the fact the our security is in our hands. We may blame corporations, government etc for the unforeseen tragic events but the truth is that the responsibility is shared among everyone. We need to come together and make some efforts to be an aware netizen. Only then, can this world move towards a better and safe place on the web. Read more
Suppose you have an account in a bank named “Elite Bank”. One fine day, you get an email from the bank:
Subject: Account Status
We recently noted some suspicious activity on your account. Someone tried to login into your account which did not look normal. For your security, we have temporarily prevented access to your account. Elite bank safeguards your account when there is a possibility that someone other than you tried to sign on. You may be getting this message because you signed in from a different location or device. If this is the case, your access may be restored when you return to your normal sign on method. The details of the device and location of the attempted login are as follows: Read more
Who are hackers and their motive
So, who the hell are these people, and what do they get by doing those nasty things? The motive behind every attack is different. First thing is to understand the target of the attack. A hacker’s target can vary from a large or small company, governments, organizations, high net worth individuals or a common man. Every attack has a motive behind it. By attacking an organization, I mean taking control over the websites/server and disrupting the services which the organization provides. So, when a company gets attacked, you might not be able to access its website and the database where all the customer’s information is stored can also be compromised. The reason for attacking the organizations may be to send a message or to prove a point. Read more
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