The Great Indian WhatsApp University

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WhatsApp is one of the most popular platforms for communication in India. With a user base of more than 400 million users, it has unfortunately become one of the most misused platforms, as far as misinformation and fake news are concerned. Owing to this, the term “WhatsApp University” has emerged, which is slang for the most ridiculous and unreal news … Read More

Forwarding derogatory post on Facebook: S. Ve Shekar Case

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On an average, people spend more than 135 minutes (Statista Survey) on Social Media websites by liking, commenting, sharing, retweeting and double tapping posts from people and pages. With the reach of social media exceeding the other modes of communication, it is imperative to be responsible on social media about what you are liking and sharing. If you follow a … Read More

Digital India Myths: Facebook

Raj PagariyaCyber SecurityLeave a Comment

This post is third in the series about the myths that people in India have about Computers, Mobiles, Internet and the Cyber Space. With over 120 million users on Facebook, India is surely one of the largest user base for various social media platforms. The number of Facebook users in India have doubled in just 3 years. With such mass … Read More

Some tips to avoid Facebook Identity Theft

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Facebook is the most widely used social networking platform, and hence the most vulnerable one. Most of the identity thefts around the web happens through Facebook, thus you mustn’t hold your guard down for any reason. Here are a few steps that you should follow to avoid such a risk: Security Settings: The default security settings aren’t enough for you … Read More

How to Secure Your Instagram Account

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There might be a very few Android or iOS users who haven’t ever used Instagram. It has over half a billion active users across the globe. Unfortunately, 80% of the users take the security issues related to social networking sites very casually. So here’s why you should be concerned about such risks: Avoid Getting Personal Information Stolen: Your personal information … Read More

Social Media : Illegal behind Legal ??

Rachiyta JainCyber Security, LawLeave a Comment

Social Media : Illegal behind Legal ?? We all are a bunch of lazy lads. The truth is installing a software is a sequence of click on the “continue”, “I accept” and “Install” button. Likewise we are so restless while registering for an app or so, we never take the pains of reading what are we actually accepting to by … Read More

Minimum Age to Use Social Networks in India

Nitish ChandanLaw4 Comments

Minimum Age to Use Social Networks in India Inspiration for this work comes from the nation’s one of of the best cyber crime experts and guide, Mr. Rakshit Tandon. It was actually under his guidance that the original excerpt of this post was written. He is by far one of the most popular faces of cyber awareness and the fight … Read More

How Private is your information?

Nitish ChandanCyber Security

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Your Social Media Analysis We might have often heard how unsafe it is to put your private information out in the public. Social Media, Fill in forms and such things but we never listen, do we? The images below illustrate how and what all private information are we sharing with the world, w e don’t even know who is viewing … Read More