Medibank Refuses to Pay Ransom Despite the Leaking Threats

Australia’s Medibank Private Ltd continues to refuse to pay a ransom of an undisclosed amount to cybercriminals, despite the hackers’ purported threats to expose the stolen data on the dark web. As Australia’s largest health insurer faces a potential class action after 9.7 million current and past clients’ data was compromised, a ransomware group has […]

Is a traditional approach towards Cybersecurity Relevant anymore

India had reported a total of 11,58,208 cybersecurity incidents in 2020-21. Cybersecurity attacks increased to 12,13,784 till October 2021, the Minister of State for Electronics and Information, Rajeev Chandrashekhar, informed the Rajya Sabha.  The nature of cybercrime is on an individual, organisation and state/society level. In the total cybercrime landscape, online social media fraud consists […]

Honeywell and Acalvio Technologies launch solution to detect attacks across OT environments in commercial buildings

Honeywell and Acalvio Technologies announced today the launch of a new solution designed to detect known and unknown (zero-day) attacks across the operational technology (OT) environments in commercial buildings.  Honeywell Threat Defense Platform (HTDP) powered by Acalvio employs sophisticated active defense featuring autonomous deception tactics to outsmart attackers and provides high fidelity threat detection. Honeywell’s technology […]