CERT-In Advisory against COVID-19 phishing campaign by malicious actors

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CERT-In Advisory against COVID-19 phishing campaign by malicious actors

On June 19, 2020, the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) issued an advisory reportedly warning against a large-scale phishing campaign against Indian citizens and business enterprises. According to CERT-In, the attackers are expected to use COVID-19 as enticement while masquerading as central government agencies. This phishing attack intends to trick the users into downloading malicious files or steal personal … Read More

Dr. Avinash Agnihotry v. Controller of Certifying Authorities & Others

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Dr. Avinash Agnihotry v. Controller of Certifying Authorities & Others

Dr. Avinash Agnihotry v. Controller of Certifying Authorities & Ors In the Cyber Appellate Tribunal Appeal 4/2009 Before Justice Rajesh Tandon, Chairperson Decided on May 28, 2020 Relevancy of the case:  Maintainability of appeal under Section 57 of the Information Technology Act, 2000. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 17, 30, 43, 46, 57, 58(2)) The … Read More

How to set up Google Authenticator for Facebook and Gmail

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Today you can find more threats online than you’d ever find in the real world, and the most common yet daunting one’s the fear of getting your Facebook account hacked. Two-factor authentication is one of the best things you can do to make sure your accounts don’t get hacked. Google Authenticator is one such handy two-factor authentication tool that can … Read More