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Spam continues to be a concern for enterprises and end users
A new report by Sophos Labs reveals that India has ranked third on the list of the countries distributing spam across the world, after US and China.
Mobile gadgets lead to poor workplace etiquette, says survey
Many CIOs believe that mobile and technology gadgets result in more breaches in workplace etiquette over the last three years.
Think beyond the firewall, say security experts
Experts believe with security moving beyond corporate networks, it becomes imperative for CIOs to think beyond the firewall.
With The 'Stanford Hacker' Loose, Is BARC Safe?
Stanford, along with a large number of research institutions and high performance computing centers, have become a target for some sophisticated Linux and Solaris attacks. An unknown attacker (or group) has compromised numerous multi-user...
Sasser Worm Alarms Experts; Microsoft Joins Hunt
Since the discovery of two different versions of the Sasser worm on May 1st, the threat has grown at an alarming rate, prompting Microsoft to join the hacker hunt. A recent spurt in malicious activity on the Internet has been detected,...
Cisco's Source Code Stolen: Security Shocker
Russian security web site SecurityLab, has reported that hackers broke into Cisco's corporate network and stole 800MB of source code for IOS 12.3 and 12.3t (an early deployment version containing features not found in the vanilla 12.3...
SP2 Users Insulated From JPEG Flaw
Microsoft's monthly security bulletin has uncovered a Â'critical' buffer overrun vulnerability that exists in the processing of JPEG image formats. The flaw could allow hackers to remotely execute malicious code, thereby placing affected...
Hackers Beware! Global Alliance Declares War
Arbor Networks, a provider in network security, has announced the Fingerprint Sharing Alliance, a first-of-its-kind industry initiative aimed at helping network operators share Internet attack information automatically. The Fingerprint...
Cisco Posts Fix For DNS Glitch
A denial of service vulnerability has been uncovered in multiple Cisco product DNS implementation, noted Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In). A vulnerability exists in the recursion process used by DNS implementations to...
Data breaches continue to haunt enterprises
According to Symantec, data breaches costs Indian organizations Rs 2,105 on an average for each lost or stolen record.