Soumik Ghosh

Principal Correspondent
IDG Media

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Nine out of ten critical infra establishments hit by cyber attacks: Ponemon

Security professionals in critical infra sectors across six countries revealed that 90 percent of them were hit by a cyber attack at some point in time, according to Ponemon Institute's latest research. We take a look at some of the most infamous ones.

Toyota reports yet another data breach; 3.1 million customer accounts exposed

Japanese automaker, Toyota, announced on Saturday that a data breach resulted in the data of 3.1 million customers being compromised. This is in fact the second data breach the company faced in the last five weeks. 

The need of the hour is not just AI, but explainable AI: Subram Natarajan, CTO, IBM India/South Asia

From explainable AI to blockchain to building a super-fast processor, Subram Natarajan, CTO of IBM India/South Asia tells us how IBM does what it does best – innovate to stay ahead. 

A tenth of security alerts that should be taken seriously are ignored: John Maynard, Cisco

From evolving threats to DNS attacks and IoT security, John Maynard, Global Security Officer at Cisco brings to light present-day security challenges the enterprise needs to brace up to.

Former TransUnion CIBIL security leader Shiju Rawther joins India Infoline

The former head of IT infra and security operations at TransUnion CIBIL, Shiju Rawther has now joined financial services major, India Infoline as Executive VP-IT.

Former Paytm security leader Aditya Khullar joins OYO Rooms as Head-Cybersecurity

After a stellar stint in spearheading security at Paytm, Aditya Khullar joins OYO Rooms as its head of cybersecurity.

Indian Oil’s LPG flagship – Indane puts an estimated 6.7M Aadhaar numbers at risk

Indian Oil denies leaking Aadhaar and personal data of an estimated 6,791,200 Indane users in face of irrefutable evidence. 

SBI fails the security game yet again; millions of accounts left exposed

The country’s largest bank has once again dropped the ball when it comes to protecting customer accounts. Millions of accounts were left exposed after SBI left its server unprotected.

How H-Energy tackled emerging threats with an agile, scalable security solution

From safeguarding a massive mobile workforce to deploying an agile, scalable security solution, here’s how Vikas Gupta, CIO at H-Energy future-proofed cybersecurity at his organization.

Four white hat hackers who shot to fame in 2018

From exposing Aadhaar vulnerabilities to hunting down bugs in Microsoft. Here are four white hat hackers who made waves in the cybersecurity realm this year.

Authentication, encryption and AI – the key components in securing connected cars

The single biggest threat to widespread proliferation of connected cars is data security. A conversation with two giants in the Indian auto space – Tata Elxsi and Tata Technologies brings to light why the threat is of paramount importance and what can be done to bolster security.

CISO movements, new appointments and exits at India's top enterprise IT companies

CSO Online brings to you the comprehensive list of CISO/CSO movements and new appointments in the cybersecurity space.