Over 143 million Windows malware detected in Q2: Quick Heal Technologies
June had a higher number of Windows malware detections as compared to April and May with businesses starting to open up. Trojan clocked 51% detections with W32.Pioneer.CZ1 leading the charts (10 million+ detections). It is a file infector that injects a code to files present on the disk and shared network, collects system information, and eventually forwards it to a CNC server.
American antitrust case against search giant Google mirrors Microsoft battle from decades ago
The US Justice Department filed an equally high...
WhatsApp vulnerability: CERT-In issues advisory; company says users unaffected
The advisory comes in the backdrop of recent developments wher...
Canon rolls out software patch that converts cameras into webcams for macOS, Windows
A mirrorless camera or DSLR will vastly improve the image quality and resolution of video streams.
Microsoft Edge leapfrogs Firefox, becomes second-most widely-used web browser
Edge has overtaken Firefox, after only being in existence for less than three months.
Cyber criminals turning gaze towards mobile phones as surge in usage during lockdown
The Computer Emergency Response Team of India (CERT-In), the federal agency to combat cyber attacks to guard the Indian cyber space, has issued a fresh advisory with over a dozen suggestions to keep personal mobile phones healthy and secure.
India's PC market up 15.8% on year in Q2: IDC India
According to IDC, Indian PC market inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, shipped 3.1 million units, in Q3FY19 as Windows 7 is near to its scheduled end in early 2020. The desktop category saw a 10.6 per cent on year growth in its shipments, mainly contributed by Windows 10 refresh buying from the banking sector.
New Technology Themes Grab Limelight at TechGig Code Gladiators 2018
Guinness World Record holder - TechGig Code Gladiators - hosted a hackathon in 9 different themes, apart from the core coding competition in the 2018 edition...
Kingsoft Office aims to grow India userbase to 40 mn by year-end
Globally, Kingsoft Office has about 310 million monthly active users including individuals, enterprises, and government agencies.
Most laptops vulnerable to attacks via plug-in devices: Study
Vulnerabilities were found in computers with Thunderbolt ports running Windows, macOS, Linux and FreeBSD.
'Rapid digitisation making India favourite cyber attack target'
According to the researchers, "EternalRocks" exploited the same vulnerability in Windows that helped 'WannaCry' spread to computers. I
How an indigenous operating system overtook Apple iOS, Microsoft Windows
Indus OS co-founder Rakesh Deshmukh on how they built an OS that works on Indian languages
China warns of new ransomware-like virus UIWIX
The National Computer Virus Emergency Response Centre and software company AsiaInfo detected the "UIWIX" virus, which is spreading in a similar way like the "WannaCry" ransomware.
Best laptops under Rs 35,000
Some users, like students, may not need a premium model and there are options enough for those restricted by a budget.
More than you bargained for: Your affordable new PC may come loaded with Malware
More than 80% of Pirated Software-Loaded New PCs in Asia are infected with Malware. Pirated software will likely cost users more than they bargain for, while offering a fertile ground for cybercriminals to exploit compromised devices.