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Chinese hackers targeted Indian shoppers in Flipkart’s Big Billion Day sale: Report

Chinese hackers targeted Indian shoppers in Flipkart’s Big Billion Day sale: Report

Chinese scammers used this opportunity to create a similar-looking scam called ‘Amazon Big Billion Day Sale’ of which Indians were sent spurious links. China-based hacking groups from GuangDong and Henan province in China targeted online shoppers during the record-breaking Flipkart festive season sales, a study by CyberPeace Foundation has revealed. The biggest festive sale hacking …

Chinese hackers targeted millions of Indians with shopping scams: Report

Chinese hackers targeted millions of Indians with shopping scams: Report

Cyberpeace Foundation found that domain links created for the scams were registered in China to an entity called Fang Xiao Qing. Domains were registered using Alibaba’s cloud computing platform NEW DELHI: Chinese threat actors, based out of Guangdong and Henan provinces, targeted millions of Indians with shopping scams during festival season sales in October and November, according …

Register for the Global CyberPeace Challenge supported by MeitY, Australian Government and UN agencies

The CyberPeace Foundation is organising the Global CyberPeace Challenge (GCC 2.0) in partnership with the Australian eSafety Commissioner. Following are the Partners/Supporters of GCC 2.0: Government Agencies: Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, eSafety-Australian Government and Cyberdome – Kerala Police. Community and Civil Society Partners: FIRST, POLCYB, HYSEA, Infosec Girls, ICMEC, NCMEC, TAC …

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), the Australian Government’s eSafety Commissioner and UN Agencies to Support the Global CyberPeace Challenge

New Delhi [India], December 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Cyber Peace Foundation has partnered with the Australian Government’s eSafety commissioner for organizing the Global CyberPeace Challenge (GCC). The challenge has also received the support of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India. The GCC is a competition that encourages innovators from around the …

Ensure that data law protects individual’s privacy

Ensure that data law protects individual’s privacy

Data is a national asset and is being heavily monetised by West. However, national security must be paramount. Cross-border flow of data should be allowed in a way that protects an individual citizen’s privacy. While the government has extended the deadline for feedback from public with respect to the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill till …

Watch out for cybermoms!

Watch out for cybermoms!

How do you teach mothers to combat child abuse on the web? In the latest season of Black Mirror, the acclaimed British sci-fi television series about how technology can manipulate human lives, there is an episode called ‘Arkangel’ which paints a fearful picture of a possible ‘cybermom’. Paranoid about her daughter’s safety and determined to …