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Fear not a ransomware attack, this software firm can unlock ...

Aug 10, 2017: The two recent global ransomware WannaCry and Petya have sent shivers down the spine of organisations in particular and PC users in general. The very idea that a hacker sitting in a remo...

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All you need to know about the Digital Payments Security All...

Aug 10, 2017: Security provisions and safe digital payment practices are needed for a sector that requires a fourfold increase in mobile wallet transactions, with a gross value of Rs 105 lakh crore fr...

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DSCI wants focus on security and privacy protection in produ...

With the country witnessing a digital payments revolution, the DSCI, an arm of Nasscom, is building a common platform for all the players in the digital payments ecosystem.The Digital Payments Securit...

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Ransomware 2.0 hits India, Europe

June, 28, 2017: “The WannaCry ransomware virus targeted only specific file extensions while still allowing the operating system access,” the Data Security Council of India (DSCI), said in a statement....

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DSCI successfully concluded its 9th Best Practices Meet focu...

June, 28, 2017: DSCI BPM is one of the India’s foremost events that focuses on the contemporary evolution of varied aspects of security. The evolution of technology innovation and approach to security...

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Dealing with the WannaCry Ransomware attack

May 22, 2017: Rahul Sharma, Senior Consultant, DSCI, iterated that incidences of attack should be reported to CERT-In. This allows organisations access to experts and also helps the agency to analyse ...

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Zomato HACKED; Data of More Than 17 Million Users leaked

May 19, 2017: Vinayak Godse, Senior Director, DSCI, shared his views regarding the Zomato hack and their liability as per the regulatory framework mentioned in IT Amendment ACT 2008....

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Cyber security start-ups race to secure client systems

May 16, 2017: DSCI issued a best practises note on the wake of WannaCry ransomware. Rama Vedashree, CEO, DSCI, highlighted that any distributed environment is vulnerable to such attacks....

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WannaCry: Sizing Up the Impact in India, Asia

May 15, 2017: Vinayak Godse, senior director, DSCI, shared how after the WannaCry outbreak, DSCI advised many companies and CISOs, exchanging information and apprising them of the situation....

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MeitY reaches out to RBI, DSCI, others against WannaCry rans...

May 14, 2017: MeitY reached out CERT-In to gather information and DoT to alert ISPs to secure their networks as well as DSCI and CDAC to caution the private sector about the ransomware....

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