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Made-in-China malware eyes Indian healthcare services, educational institutions

Made-in-China malware eyes Indian healthcare services, educational institutions
Made-in-China malware eyes Indian healthcare services, educational institutions
Most of the hackings are through phishing emails, malicious advertisements on websites, and third-party apps and programs, experts said.

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Healthcare services and educational institutions have been the targets, said Sanjay Bahl, Director-General of the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), India’s nodal cyber security agency.

MUMBAI | DELHI: India has faced increased cyber-attacks from China and Pakistan since the nationwide lockdown was imposed end-March and the country continues to encounter threats from malware that communicates with Chinese servers, officials and cyber security companies told ET.Most of the hackings are through phishing emails, malicious advertisements on websites, and third-party apps and programs, experts said.Healthcare services and
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