Proceedings of Securing Cyber Space 2018 [Event]

Raj PagariyaCyber Security, Law

We recently attended Securing Cyber Space 2018, a conference jointly organized by Policy Perspectives Foundation (PPF) and CPF on September 07, 2018, at India International Centre, New Delhi. This post presents some interesting insights gathered by us during the conference. A … Read More

Digital India Myths: OTP

Rachiyta JainCyber Security

OTP or One Time Password is an additional authentication factor required in online services these days. To complete a transaction or to login on some service, an OTP is sent via SMS to the account owner. The user verifies his … Read More

Money Fraudulently taken from Bank Account- What to do?

Nitish ChandanLaw

Statistically, plastic money frauds in India have seen troubling growth in the last decade. Headlines reporting fraudulent money withdrawals from ATM machines are an almost regular occurrence. On our helpline and from people inquisitive about the cyber law, we get … 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

Where we stand after 15 years of IT Act !!

Rachiyta JainLaw

17th October 2000 marked the beginning of nothing less than a revolution in Indian cyberspace. It was a birth of new era where IT Law came into existence defining boundaries, powers and governing people’s action online. Today as we complete … Read More

Now Check Your Personality On Facebook!

Arpan SinhaCyber Security

A new tool has been developed by Cambridge University that uses your likes to analyse your psychological traits, religious beliefs, & political opinions. Facebook assesses almost all your activities which includes the likes, shares, comments, amount of time spent on a … Read More