KRACK Attack: Fix Released For Windows And Linux

KRACK’s range of affected device includes Windows, Apple, Android, Linux, and so on. Indeed, a sense of satisfaction can be developed as the Krack attack isn’t that easy to implement even though it causes a threat to a large number of devices. And it isn’t that easy to fix either because it exploits a fundamental loophole …

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Absence of CDS seen as hurdle to India’s combat capabilities

The absence of a chief of defence staff (CDS) is hampering India’s combat capabilities, according to intelligence officials, senior security officials and defence experts, nearly a year after India briefly considered the proposal before putting it in cold storage. With a proxy war raging with Pakistan on India’s western front and a recent stand-off with …

Cyber Crime New Genre for LEA : Human link is the weakest link

Cyber Security has become a lucrative business wave in the recent years and according to a statistical report, the Indian cyber security market is likely to touch $35 billion and the global cyber-security market is expected to reach $190 billion by 2025. On talking about India’s preparedness to tackle cyber-crime, Addl. SP, Special Task Force, UP …

Defence Ministry Cyber Wing, Special Operations Division

Ministry of Defence is likely to get three new agencies to tackle growing challenges in the fields of the cyber world, space and special operations. Their formation was announced by the MoD . The proposal is pending with the government. A source told the Indian Express that the ministry was awaiting responses from the law ministry …

Indian Govt ‘security fee’ for every digital payment

High-level meeting on how to curb cyber fraud in digital transactions has proposed the imposition of a token ‘security fee’ on every digital payment in India. Nasscom Internet Council Head, said that a fee on every digital transaction could start a fund that could be used to create better infrastructure to secure digital transactions. “The …

Microsoft Fixed BSOD Error After Tuesday Patch Update

Microsoft released Tuesday patch update on October 10. But other than the necessary security patches and bug fixes, it also brought BSODs to some Windows users. The cumulative update was released for Windows 10 version 1703 (KB4041676), Windows 10 version 1607 (KB4041691), and Windows Server 2016 (KB4041691) for WSUS/SCCM managed devices. Microsoft has addressed the …