@social networking sites
Social media is a breeding ground for ID thefts
by Darinia Khongwir    Aug 07, 2013
Category : News & Analysis
People place implicit faith on social networking sites leading them to divulge a lot of personal information, which can result in identity theft. It is better to guard yourself against such risks rather than pay the price for it.
India to become world's most promising tech innovation hub
by Sohini Bagchi    Jul 24, 2013
Despite certain structural issues, India has outpaced Israel, US and China to become the world's most prospective location where IT innovation can flourish, says a KPMG survey.
Social networking sites key target for cyber attacks
by CXOtoday News Desk    Dec 26, 2012
Category : News & Analysis
The search engines most frequently targeted by phishers were Google and Yahoo, according to security firm Kaspersky Lab..
Global social media revenue to touch $16.9 bn in 2012
by CXOtoday News Desk    Jul 26, 2012
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Web Technologies
Social media revenue worldwide is expected to reach $16.9 billion in 2012, a rise of 43.1 percent from the previous year, says Gartner.
ICT adoption in insurance sector to rise
by CXO News Desk    Jul 17, 2012
Category : News & Analysis
According to the study, ICT spending by insurers in India stood at Rs 76.17 billion in 2011 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of around 14 percent till 2015.
Don't fall for shortened URLs
by CXOtoday Staff    Dec 07, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
Symantec Hosted Services research states that spam containing shortened URLs hit a one day peak of 18 percent (or 23.4 billion) of all spam emails in 2010
Mobile workforce is a threat to business security
by CXOtoday Staff    May 27, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
The adoption of web-based tools, smart mobile devices and portable storage in Indian enterprises has enabled employees to often work outside the corporate networks. Additionally businesses are encouraging employees to access, modify and...
Virus Koobface Plays Havoc on Facebook, Twitter
by CXOtoday Staff    Aug 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
A new virus is spreading through social networking sites such as Facebook, Myspace and Twitter targeting its users. The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), under the Department of Information Technology, said a new worm -...
Hackers' Gateway to Identity Theft
by Sonal Desai    Jul 17, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
In order to retain customer confidence and also enable active participation by enterprises, social networking sites will need to ensure more robust features such as password reset protection, cross-scripting, virus hosting, etc A recent...
A Peek Into Social Networking Sites
by Prabhu Ram    Jun 26, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Social networking is big money nowadays, as more and more organizations realize how crucial a tool it has become. The sites are today influencing workplace and businesses alike. Advantages of low cost, technology...