Cyber Security

  • The Guardian journalist who reported NSA spying defends Snowden 24-07-2013 02:10 PM

    The Guardian journalist, Greenwald, who first wrote about the NSA spying scandal has defended whistleblower Edward Snowden. He has said that Snowden wanted the information to be revealed but left it up to reporters as to what they revealed. ...
  • Sibal stresses on the need to protect personal information online 02-07-2013 03:05 PM

    Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday stressed on the need to protect personal information and sovereign data online, while speaking at the launch of the National Cyber Security Policy in New Delhi. ...
  • We don't have to sacrifice freedom in order to achieve security: Obama 18-06-2013 09:33 PM

    Even as NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has said Barack Obama's failed promises led to the leaks, the US President has defended his government's policy, while appearing to champion freedom over security. ...
  • Hackers can target medical devices, say cyber-security experts 17-06-2013 01:44 PM

    If you thought hackers could target only your email account or your bank account, think again. Cyber-security experts say hackers can even take over important medical devices such as pacemakers. A cyber-security firm has found major vulnerabilities that would allow hackers access to pacemakers, anaesthesia devices, monitoring stations, other life-sustaining...
  • Obama defends phone surveillance, says no one can have 100 pc privacy 08-06-2013 08:11 AM

    US President Barack Obama defends the internet snooping programme saying they are keeping a tab on websites like Google and Facebook to identify those with terrorist links. ...
  • US govt monitoring internet activity of many people worldwide: Reports 07-06-2013 11:51 PM

    Details are now emerging that the US government allegedly has been monitoring internet activity of millions of people worldwide. The Washington Post and The Guardian are reporting that the National Security Agency (NSA) and the FBI are tapping directly into the servers of nine leading Internet companies, including Microsoft, Yahoo,...