The Threat to WordPress Sites- Pirated themes and Plugins

The Threat to WordPress Sites- Pirated themes and Plugins

According to Wordfence, pirated themes and plugins were the most common source of malware infections on WordPress sites in 2020. The security firm said its malware scanner detected more than 70 million malicious files on more than 1.2 million WordPress sites in 2020. “Overall, the Wordfence scanner found malware originating from a nulled plugin or theme on 206,000 sites, accounting […]

10% Increase in Cybersecurity Investment expected in 2020

10% Increase in Cybersecurity Investment expected in 2020

The wave of digital transformation has taken over all businesses, companies, and organizations. Incorporating artificial intelligence into service organizations is an integral illustration of the potential of digital transformation. Data suggest that in 2015-16 digital applications have contributed 1.4 lakh crore to our GDP. Concerning the growing phase of digital transformation potential attention to cybersecurity will be needed. 2021 Market […]

Fighting the Rapid Rise of Cyber Warfare in a Changing World

Fighting the Rapid Rise of Cyber Warfare in a Changing World

Cyber-warfare involves the use of technology to commit digital crimes. It includes disrupting major information networks or causing harm to important computer systems. It also includes the threat of viruses. In the future, we might see hackers making use of computer coding to harm other nation’s peace. This might be done with intentions of stealing private data of nation, tracking […]

Expert Opinion on Growing Cyber Threat and its Measure: Delving Deep into Microsoft President’s Speech

Expert Opinion on Growing Cyber Threat and its Measure: Delving Deep into Microsoft President’s Speech

Introduction: During delivering the keynote speech at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2021, Brad Smith, who happens to be the president of Microsoft, categorically cautioned regarding the hike in the rates of the latest cyber threats. Cyber threats are a direct threat to society as in today’s world, technology undoubtedly plays the most significant role. Smith, in his speech, further […]

OSINT (Open Source Intelligence)

OSINT (Open Source Intelligence)

What is OSINT? OSINT is a method of collection of data that is available publicly either offline or online. It includes information available on the internet, research, mass media, photos or geospatial information. It plays a significant role in the collection of data to be used by researchers to understand the immediate response in the contemporary cyber world. It also […]