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Katrina tops list of malware-prone celebrity names: Report

November 23rd, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif's name has emerged on top among the most dangerous celebrity-related key words in the Indian cyber space that expose computers to ... Read more...

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Cyber criminals target Japan disaster donators

March 20th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): Cyber criminals have taken over social media websites and e-mails to target consumers donating for Japan's disaster relief.E-mails are reportedly arriving in the form of a humanitarian organization looking ... Read more...

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Kamasutra could make you a victim of a hack attack

January 14th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): According to a security research firm, the Kamasutra might make you a victim of computer hackers.Security research firm Sophos has said that a Powerpoint file demonstrating more than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UAE to discuss women and child rights

April 19th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 19 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold this week in Abu Dhabi its first meeting on protecting the rights of women and children. Over 150 people from ministries, ... Read more...

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Elite US forces to counter Pakistani nuke hijacks: Report (Lead, Changing dateline)

January 17th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
London/Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) The US army is training a crack unit "to seal off and snatch back Pakistani nuclear weapons in the event that militants, possibly from inside the country's ... Read more...

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Cyber threats in 2010

January 3rd, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 3 (ANI): A computer security firm has advised PC owners to keep their computer safe from new security threats in the new year. The experts revealed that the way ... Read more...

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Pakistan n-facilities attacked thrice by terrorists: US official

August 12th, 2009 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Pakistan's nuclear facilities have been attacked three times by home-grown extremists over the past two years, but there is "no waning confidence regarding the safety ... Read more...

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Pak militants tried to capture country’s nuke facilities at least thrice: Report

August 11th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Home grown Pakistani militants attacked country's nuclear facilities at least three times over the last two years, according to a leading security expert.The incidents include an attack ... Read more...

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Hackers can ’steal’ ballots from electronic voting machines

August 11th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Computer scientists have demonstrated how criminals could hack an electronic voting machine (EVM) and 'steal' votes using a malicious programming approach that had not been invented when the ... Read more...

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February 20th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by VKS
Cyber Security of India is an essential part of National ICT Policy and Strategy of India. Despite some very good suggestions and critical evaluations, the Government of India (GOI) has not considered ... Read more...

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Pak nuclear sites vulnerable to attack by militants

November 22nd, 2007 - 12:32 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 22 (ANI): A British think-tank, the Pakistan Security Research Unit (PSRU), has warned that in the current political turbulence the chances of Pakistans nuclear assets falling into the hands of ... Read more...

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