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Drone Safety – Flying Tips, Policies & Regulations

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 January 15, 2019

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Drones Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)/ Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) commonly known as drones/ UAV are unmanned aerial vehicle without a human pilot aboard. The potential of drones is starting to be realized and it is making a big impact. They can take on complex tasks and reduce costs minimizing...

Cybersecurity Predictions: What to expect in 2018

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 December 26, 2017
Cybersecurity prediction for 2018

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Get ready! 2018 is going to be much worse for cybersecurity than what it was for 2017. Before we get on with the cybersecurity predictions for 2018, let’s take a quick flashback of 2017 2017 was riddled with cybersecurity mayhem: WannaCry – the biggest ransomware attack in history; took down...

Cyber Swachhta Kendra – A Digital India Initiative for a Secure Cyber Ecosystem

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 March 6, 2017

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The Government of India recently launched an ambitious project called Cyber Swachhta Kendra (CSK) – a Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Center. Developed under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), this center will be operated by the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In). Developed as an essential part...

The New and Latest Version of Quick Heal is here!

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 May 16, 2016

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Our readers would be glad to know that the new and enhanced version of the Quick Heal product series is here! Based on the various feedback and suggestions received from our users across the world, we have brought in some major enhancements to this year’s product line and also introduced...

Ransomware could be the Biggest Security Threat in 2016

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 November 24, 2015

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While the list of security threat predictions for 2016 is long, the one that concerns home users the most is linked to ransomware – a malicious program that either locks the infected system or encrypts its data. Once it has done that, it asks for a ransom to let go...

Security Predictions for the Internet of Things (IoT)

 July 10, 2015

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Much hype has been going around the term ‘Internet of Things (IoT)’. Some may have just heard about it, some may have read about it, and some may be completely aloof about the term altogether. To put it differently, IoT has not yet rung a bell for enterprise owners and...

Stegosploit – A Technique that can Hack your PC Using Just an Image!

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 June 3, 2015

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By merely looking at an image in your browser, you can infect your PC with a malware. Know how from the following post. Thanks to a technique called Stegosploit, a hacker can infect your system by simply making you load an image on the Internet. You don’t even have to...

What do you think about Net Neutrality? – POLL

 April 23, 2015

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Net Neutrality has been one of the hottest topics on the Internet for the past 1 year. And tomorrow is going to be its D-day as far as India is concerned. What is Net Neutrality? Before we delve any further, let’s understand what Net Neutrality means. It is a principle...

10 Tips to Stay Safe Against Cricket World Cup Online Scams

 February 13, 2015

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This Cricket World Cup, stay safe against hackers and online scammers by following these few simple security measures. If there is anything that the entire world eagerly awaits after FIFA World Cup, it is the ICC Cricket World Cup. Held every four years, it is rated as one of the...

How to Survive the End of Windows XP and Safeguard your PC

 March 24, 2014

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And the 12-year old legend is finally nearing its end. Until 2011, XP was ruling with a mammoth market share of 43.29%. And despite being a retro OS, XP still stands out as the second most popular operating system; presently, having a market share of 29.53%. That roughly equals to...