Google cracks down on sites with ties to hack-for-hire groups in UAE, Russia, India

Currently, over 30 sites have been marked as malicious by Google’s Safe Browsing feature. Google TAG (Threat Analysis Group) has blocked dozens of malicious websites and domains used by hack-for-hire…

MyEasyDocs Exposed 30GB of Israeli and Indian Students PII Data

MyEasyDocs is a Chennai, India based online documents verification platform whose Microsoft Azure server exposed data of over 57,000 students. The team of IT security researchers at vpnMentor led by…

ExpressVPN Removes VPN Servers in India Rejecting Data Collection Law

The new law requires service providers to store users’ web usage patterns, designated IP addresses, etc. for the past five years and hand it over to CERT India. Last month…

India to Collect User Data from VPNs, Crypto, Data Centers, and Cloud Service Providers

The Indian government recently passed a new law that mandates all internet service providers to collect and store user data for the past five years. As per the press release…

India to Collect User Data from VPNs, Data Centers, and Cloud Service Providers

The Indian government recently passed a new law that mandates all internet service providers to collect and store user data for the past five years. As per the press release…

Suspected Chinese hackers are targeting India's power grid

Written by Tonya Riley Apr 7, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers likely affiliated with the Chinese government have been going after North India’s power supply, according to a report by Recorded…

ModifiedElephant APT hackers plant incriminating evidence on victims devices

ModifiedElephant APT group has been carrying out its malicious activities since 2012 and successfully evading detection for over a decade. The IT security researchers at SentinelLabs have revealed details of…

Indian APT exposes its Modus Operandi by infecting their own devices

The IT security researchers at Malwarebytes have published a report revealing details of an ironic incident involving Patchwork APT, an Indian threat actor who exposed their entire operation after infecting…

Indian PM Modi’s Twitter Account HACKED for Bitcoin scam

This was the second time that a Twitter account linked to PM Modi got compromised for a Bitcoin-related scam. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s official Twitter handle (@narendramodi) got briefly…

White House set to lead 30 nations in ransomware discussions, sans Russia

Written by Tim Starks Oct 13, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The White House on Wednesday and Thursday will convene meetings with representatives from more than 30 countries to discuss how to…