India

Bitcoin Cyber Attack leads to Indian Prime Minister Narender Modi Twitter hack

At same time last year, a notorious hacking group somehow infiltrated the servers of Twitter and posted cryptic bitcoin related promotional tweets on a few of the celebrity owned twitter accounts. This year seems to be the turn of Indian Prime Minister Narender Modi, as the threat actors hacked his Twitter account and posted a […]

Indian company leaks 40m sensitive records of Citizens

The Security and Exchange Board of India, shortly known as SEBI, is in news for all wrong reasons as two of its business subsidiaries are caught in a data scandal leading to the leak of information related to more than 40m customers. Inquiries made by Cybersecurity Insiders have revealed that two of the SEBI’s business […]

Indian hackers spreading ransomware to retaliate Govt actions on Farmers

All these days we have seen adversary nations spreading ransomware in retaliation and to fund their criminal objectives. But the latest that is going on in the cyberworld of India is astonishing! A hackers group named ‘Khalsa Cyber Fauj’ is indulging in the activity of spreading file encrypting malware into public and private companies operating […]

Cyber Attack on Indian Stock Exchange

Just when the media has speculated a possible Chinese cyber attack on the power grids operating in South India, an NGO foundation has alleged that the National Stock Exchange(NSE) of India was hit by a cyber attack on February 24th,2021 disrupting most of the operations for the whole day. While the government of India denies […]

Now China launches a cyber attack on Indian Maritime Ports

After infiltrating at least 10 computer networks related to Indian Power Grid Operations, the Chinese hacking group named RedEcho has reportedly targeted two maritime ports says a research carried out by Recorded Future- a Massachusetts based Cybersecurity and threat intelligence gathering firm. The highlight of the report is that the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team […]

China Cyber Attack on Indian Power Plant

As per a post published in The New York Times, China has targeted an Indian power plant last year that resulted in a big disruption for many in the business city of Mumbai, India. The post claims that the incident took place in 2020 and was a retaliation attack launched by China because of the […]

Cyber Attack on Indian GST Network

Goods and Services tax network shortly known as GSTN was targeted by a cyber attack in wee hours of yesterday, i.e. January 1st,2021. However, the good news is that no sensitive information was access to hackers. Confirmed sources say that the attack was of DDoS genre where large amounts of fake internet traffic are targeted […]

American firm launches Malware Cyber Attack on Indian NIC Meity

The National Informatics Centre (NIC), an office linked to the Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) is reported to have been targeted by a malware related cyber attack from an American firm via a Bangalore based company. News is out that a server belonging to MEITY was hacked and a malware was induced […]

Ransomware attack on Indian Highways Authority Email Server

  As predicted by the Singapore based Cybersecurity firm CyFirma earlier this month, a ransomware attack was launched on the email servers operated by the National Highways Authority of India on Sunday this week. However, as the incident was identified and contained at a preliminary stage, no data loss or disruption was observed.   Akhilesh […]

China to teach a lesson to India through a Major Cyber Attack

After receiving a lot of flak from India and across the world over the recent border issue, the Chinese government seems to be planning of retaliating to the criticism with intense Cyber Warfare.   According to Times Now, a Singapore based Cybersecurity Firm named CyFirma is said to have issued an intense warning to all […]

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