Experts stress need for indigenous tools to bolster India’s cyber security

Indigenous tools coupled with human capacity with relevant capabilities will help fortify India’s cyber security, a joint report by business consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in collaboration with industry chamber Assocham said on Wednesday. According to the report titled “Securing the Nations Cyberspace,” businesses should not limit their efforts towards cyber […]

The Most Effective Ways To Protect Your Small Business From Cyber Attacks

Okay, I’m going to start with a question. What would happen if a hacker decided to launch a cyber attack against your business? Would they be successful? Would they easily gain access to your company’s sensitive information? Or would their attempt fall flat? Believe it or not, cyber security isn’t […]

Global Business Groups Petition China’s Premier on Cyber Rules

In a letter addressed to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, 46 global business groups spanning finance, information technology, insurance and manufacturing urged Beijing to revise its draft cyber rules which they said would hamper trade. The signatories include industry associations from Asia, Australia, the United States, Mexico and Europe, according to […]

Global bank messaging system SWIFT calls in help to bolster cyber defences

SWIFT chief technology officer Craig Young said information from banks that have been subject to fraud attempts was crucial for identifying new malware. Photo: Reuters London: SWIFT, a messaging system used by banks across the world, announced further steps on Monday to bolster its defences against hackers, after criminals sent […]