CYBER SECURITY SYSTEMS
RBI to introduce new security measures for ATMs
RBI said that since many banks and other regulated entities are other regulated entities are dependent upon third-party application service providers for shared services for ATM switch applications, they are exposed exposed to the associated cyber threats.
Twitter representatives appear before parliamentary panel examining cyber security of women
The Twitter India representatives are expected to...
These cyber courts are giving a tech twist to law with AI judges, verdicts on WeChat
The efforts include a "mobile court" offered on popular ...
Security flaw in Airtel app exposes customers data, fixed now
"It revealed information like first and last name, gender, email, date of birth, address, subscription information, device capability information for 4G, 3G & GPRS, network information, activation date, user type (prepaid or postpaid) And current IMEI number," cyber security researcher Ehraz Ahmed said in his blog.
Wipro to establish Cyber Defence Centre in Melbourne
The new centre in South Melbourne will offer protection from cyber-attacks to the organisations and will generate 100 new tech jobs for locals. According to Wipro Senior Vice President Raja Ukil, "The launch of the centre in Melbourne showcases Wipro's commitment to leverage local talent and specialised expertise to cater to the cyber security needs of the region."
Are we waiting for 'cyber earthquake' to get act together: Top official
Addressing the congregation at International Symposium on Quantum Information Technology, 2019, National Cyber Security Coordinator Lt General Rajesh Pant emphasised on the work that National Disaster Management Authority has done in disaster management.
Cybersecurity startup Lucideus raises $7 million
The startup, founded in 2012 and based in Palo Alto, is backed by John Chambers, the former chairman and CEO of networking gear maker Cisco.
Karvy mess an isolated event, not a systemic failure: Jaideep Hansraj, Kotak Sec
Shaken by Karvy episode, investors are shifting to larger players.
Tata Communications, Kacific sign global IP connectivity, cyber security deal
Tata Communications said it has entered into an agreement with Kacific Broadband Satellites Group to provide terrestrial connectivity services as it readies for the launch of its first satellite Kacific1. Kacific chose to enter into this arrangement with Tata Communications because of the scale of the company's global network and security expertise.
Sebi bans 3 persons from securities markets in front running case
Sebi's surveillance system had generated alerts for possible instances of front running by certain entities during May–August 2019.
White House considered kicking Huawei out of US banking system: Sources
The plan, which was ultimately shelved, called for placing Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's second largest smartphone producer, on the Treasury Department's Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list. One of the people familiar with the matter, who favors the move, said it could be revived in the coming months depending on how things go with Huawei.
Geospatial industry leaders seek integrated geospatial policy under PMO-led agency
At present, India has as many as 17 national-level geospatial policies and rules (four in draft stage) under six ministries/departments. There are no clear guidelines on data sharing between various ministries and their departments. When a department gathers data for its own use, it doesn’t share the information with another arm of the government.
Government wants to conduct audit of WhatApp Security System after NSO espionage
The govt wants to audit WhatsApp's security systems over the spying row, the IT minister has said.
Oppo takes startup route to build local services; says filed 5G patents from India
The handset maker had recently inked agreements with Telangana and Kerala state governments to develop and support start-ups and entrepreneurs working in areas specific to image processing, battery, 5G networks, payments, Artificial Intelligence, and gaming.
Report claims ByteDance links with China’s ‘Party-state’ establishment
The findings of this report come close on the heels of TikTok suspending an American teen, Feroza Aziz, from its platform for posting a video which slammed China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims. That video would go viral on other digital platforms like Twitter, before Aziz’s account was reinstated.
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