Cyber Security

Prioritize security – 2122 Password game

Prioritize security – 2122 Password game

There is a security epidemic! Why? Because of a lack of encryption. Plaintext passwords are not only highly vulnerable to password hacks, but they also open the door for other cybercrimes such as data breaches. Studies have shown that most people tend to use passwords that are simple and easily guessable. Unfortunately, this increases the …

Two-day workshop on data protection

Two-day workshop on data protection

Chandigarh: The Cyber Security Research Centre (CSRC) at Punjab Engineering College and the Cyber Peace Foundation commenced a two-day workshop to carry out a study of the Justice Srikrishna Committee Paper on Data Protection (Draft Law) from a national security perspective on Monday. The objective of the workshop was to foster discussions on the draft …

Campus lessons on cyber safety

Campus lessons on cyber safety

SECURE SURFING: East Singhbhum SSP Anoop Birtharay at the cyber workshop in Jamshedpur on Tuesday. (Bhola Prasad) Jamshedpur: Did you know your phone camera can be hacked and used to record live videos from anywhere across the world? Were you aware of the fact that sending friend or game requests to one person on social media …

New Cybersecurity Task Force Launched

New Cybersecurity Task Force Launched

The National Association of Software and Services Companies and Data Security Council of India have launched a new Cyber Security Task Force (CSTF) to build India as a global hub for cybersecurity solutions. Additionally, this new entity aims to help develop a skilled workforce of cybersecurity professionals. See Also: Effective Cyber Threat Hunting Requires an Actor and Incident Centric Approach ...

The Telegraph

The Telegraph

He already has many feathers in his cap and will be adding another one. Ranchi-based cyber expert Vineet Kumar (27), the proud founder and president of Cyber Peace Foundation and National Anti-Hacking Group, has been selected for the National Youth Award (2014-15) for generating awareness about cyber crimes. The Union ministry of youth affairs and ...

How safe are our CCTV cameras?

How safe are our CCTV cameras?

The presence of CCTV cameras can make you feel safe, but how safe are the equipment itself? Even as the State government has announced its plans to install 5,000 CCTV cameras in the city, cyber security experts claim that data from the existing Internet-connected CCTV cameras in the city are prone to malware attacks and ...

The Telegraph

The Telegraph

The cyber awareness vehicle being flagged off in Ranchi on Saturday. (Prashant Mitra) Ranchi, Feb. 1: A month-long campaign to promote cyber safety and awareness rolled out in the state capital today. Cyber Peace Month — jointly conceived by two NGOs Cyber Peace Foundation and Citizen’s Foundation — started with the launch of an awareness vehicle ...

e-Kawach’ for Potential Cyber-War-Like Situation

e-Kawach’ for Potential Cyber-War-Like Situation

Give us an overview of the Cyber Defense Research Centre (CDRC) of the Jharkhand Police. Cyber Defense Research Centre (CDRC) is the first state government-led research centre which is focused on cyber security and probably 9th in the world according to some media reports. Here, we work on various cyber security issues. Like we have ...

i-genius Profiles

i-genius Profiles

CYBER PEACE FOUNDATION | VINEET KUMAR | INTERVIEW Country: IndiaWebsite: http://www.cyberpeacefoundation.com With the growth in internet and use of technology the world is preparing for cyber war by raising its own cyber military and cyber weapons. It has been rightly said that the fifth dimension of war would be CYBER WAR (rest 4 being land, sea, air ...