UwS: What is it & How does it get on my Computer?

Arpan SinhaCyber Security

UwS (pronounced as “ooze”) is an unwanted software, which according to Google’s defining list of characteristics has the following properties: It deceivingly promises something which it never meets. It tricks the user to install itself, or some other program. It … Read More

Digital India Myths: Online Shopping

Rachiyta JainCyber Security

Online shopping is the latest trend these days. With inumerous  e-commerce websites coming up every other day it has become an addiction.  However there are several misconceptions camouflaged behind the comfort and the dangerous place as it still seems to … Read More

Digital India Myths: Antivirus

Raj PagariyaCyber Security

Antivirus

As long as we engage with the Internet, viruses surround us. The fact that viruses exist and keep on infecting computers is that no one has entirely figured them out yet. In fact, it is pretty amusing that a lot … Read More

Internet Privacy in India: A socio-legal perspective

Rachiyta JainLaw

Everybody has their own way of defining “Privacy.” In simple words, “Privacy” is the right of an individual to make a personal decision regarding his personal matters secluded from public scrutiny. Often people confuse between the terms “privacy” and “security”. … Read More

What Is Cyber Exhaust? How To Reduce It?

Arpan SinhaCyber Security

  Everything that goes online, voluntarily or involuntarily, has some value and thus becomes a fair game for data mining. You wouldn’t even know, but the information about what you just shared on Facebook, or what answer you just upvoted … Read More

Digital India Myths: Incognito Mode

Raj PagariyaCyber Security

Although you take steps to improve your privacy and security while browsing the web, it is impossible to be totally anonymous on the Internet. Most Internet users feel that using Incognito Mode or Private Browsing mode on their browsers makes … Read More