Cyber Crime

  • US to prosecute Chinese officials for hacking in to American firms' accounts May 20, 2014

    US prosecutors are in the middle of a series of cyber crime crackdowns. The United States has announced charges against 5 Chinese officials for hacking in to American companies' accounts to steal their trade secrets. The hackers are believed to be the officers of People's Liberation Army in China. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Is cyber warfare a threat to India? April 7, 2013

    In August, 2012 a series of bulk SMSes, MMSes started spreading like a virus across mobile phones in India targeting people from a North-Eastern states who stayed and worked away from their homes across India. As these text messages spread, the enemy achieved its objective creating panic. In just three...
  • Man held for online black marketing of WC tickets March 28, 2011

    The cyber crime branch of the Chandigarh police on Monday, arrested a software engineer who was trying to sell Mohali match tickets online. He was trying to sell five tickets of Rs 250 each for Rs 1,20,000 each online. ...
  • Tech Toyz: 7 deadly tech crimes May 24, 2010

    In this week's episode of Tech Toyz, we show you how even the experts in tech crime can make mistakes. ...
  • Limit personal details on FB, Twitter May 5, 2010

    A new survey has thrown up some warnings, saying that millions of us leave ourselves prone to cybercrimes. ...