Category Archives: Security

Government launches free anti-virus for PC, mobile phones

The IT Ministry today launched botnet cleaning and anti-malware analysis centre for Rs 90 crore to provide free anti-virus to computers and mobile phones for removing malicious softwares. “I would like ISPs (Internet Service Provider) to encourage their consumers to come on board, there is a free service available. Come and use it in the event some malware… Read More »

Are My Smarthome Devices Secure?

People often worry about keeping their computers, smartphones, and tablets secure from hackers and malware. But what about your smarthome devices? They can be just as susceptible as any other device on your network, even if it doesn’t seem like it. Why Would Hackers Target Smarthome Devices? For certain smarthome devices, like smart locks and Wi-Fi cameras, it makes… Read More »

Demonetisation: Beware of the shoulder surfing hacking technique when using banking applications

Apple pay being used on the iPhone. Image: REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Hacking does not always involve technical wizardry with an understanding of networks, vulnerabilities and exploits. The weakest links in the security chain are invariably humans, and humans are  much easier to hack than machines. There are various physical hacking techniques. One example is social engineering, where people are… Read More »

demonetisation of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes: RBI explains

From midnight of November 8, 2016, Rs. 500 and Rs.1000 will cease to be legal tender. “These notes are just papers from tomorrow,” says the prime minister. Taking the nation by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday night announced demonetisation of Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes with effect from midnight, making these notes invalid in a… Read More »

Rs. 500, Rs. 1000 currency notes to be out of circulation from midnight

From midnight today, till November 10, ATMs will not function. Banks will be closed for public transactions tomorrow. The Union Government has decided to do away with Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 currency notes from midnight on Tuesday. These notes will cease to be legal tender from the midnight of November 8, 2016, announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi… Read More »

Kaspersky Internet Security Free 365 Days Serial Key

Kaspersky, the online security giant, covering maximum computers with its shield to protect them from online and offline threats. Kaspersky has been awarded the 2nd place in our for best 5 antiviruses for your computer or laptops. We need not mention about its features as it’s considered and widely regarded as the best antivirus solution for computers and… Read More »