Punjab Man Shares Objectionable Photos Of Woman, Arrested
A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly harassing a woman by uploading her objectionable photos and mobile phone number on social media platforms, said the Delhi Police. The accused, Amandeep Kumar, hails from Punjab's Kapurthala, they added. According to police, the accused, who is unemployed, had a habit of surfing sexual content online and had randomly done this act "for fun". A case has been registered and investigation… read-more
Tags: Cyber Crime, arrested, Punjab Man, Objectionable Photos, FIR
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Cyberabad Police Busts Gang Involved In Biggest Cyber Data Theft
The Cyberabad Police busted a gang of six members, which is involved in India's 'biggest' data theft, which affected approximately 16 crores of people. On March 23, the Cyberabad Police Commissioner Stephen Ravindra confirmed the arrest of six members; Kafil Ahmed, Mohd. Jamal, Mohd. Asif, Chirag, Virendra Singh, Pradeep Walia, Akash, Vikas Puri and Ateet Das. They seized 12 mobiles, 3 laptops, 2 CPUs and… read-more
Tags: Hyderabad Police, Cyber Crime, Data Theft, Gang Busted, arrested
Chandigarh University Protested Against Online Leak Of Objectionable Videos Of Girls
Students gathered and called a massive protest at Chandigarh University in Mohali amid the leak of objectionable videos of 60 girls. Notably, a girl allegedly leaked personal videos of her dorm mates and posted the films on online porn sites. According to reports, the Mohali police have questioned the girl about the incident and registered a case for further investigation. The Cyber Branch has been involved and FIR registered.
Tags: Cyber Crime, Porn Sites, Mohali Police, Girl Accused, Fire
Urfi Javed's Online Molestor Behind Bars, Actress Thanks Mumbai Police
Actress and 'Bigg Boss OTT' fame Urfi Javed took to Instagram and extended gratitude to the Mumbai Police for arresting the man, who allegedly threatened her. Notably, Javed filed filed an FIR against a man, whose photo she already shared on Instagram, saying that he has been harassing her and even gave cyber-rape threats. On August 17, Urfi said, "Good news! This molestor is behind the bars! Thanku @mumbaipolice."
Tags: Cyber Crime, Mumbai Police, Urfi Javed, Bigg Boss OTT, tv industry
Woman Duped Of Rs 1 Lakh Through Phishing Link, Police Registers Case
In Mumbai, an air hostess registered an FIR with the Bhandup police, after being duped by cyber fraudsters of Rs 1 lakh. Notably, the victim shared some bank details on a phishing link, in order to claim her 'birthday gift' from an online shopping company. Although the voucher was displayed on her regular shopping, website, it was a phishing link. The police registered a case and launched an investigation.
Tags: Mumbai, Cyber Crime, fraudster, Phishing, Shopping Site
Chhattisgarh Cyber Police Arrest Accused For Defrauding A Doctor In Online Stock Market
The director of a "fake" stock market advising firm was detained on May 18 by the Chhattisgarh police's cyber wing for reportedly deluding a doctor in Raigarh district of ₹87 lakh. The accused, Mohsin N, a Kerala native, was apprehended in Bengaluru and brought to Raipur. He claimed that his company, Creative Technology, was employed as a financial analyst for a Singapore-based financial corporation. The bank accounts are being frozen.
Tags: Chhattisgarh, Stock market, Fraud, doctor, Cyber Crime
Infopercept Launches New Platform To Help Fight Cyber-Attacks
Infopercept Consulting, a Global Managed Security Service Provider, has launched a detection and response platform called 'Invinsense 3.0.' The new platform is aimed at helping organisations tackle advanced cyber-attacks. The platform brings together cyber-security features, attack simulation and other services like MDR and OMDR. The platform contains a centralised management console, allowing organisations to manage services with one single… read-more
Tags: cybersecurity, Cyberattack, Infopercept, Cyber Crime, cybercrime
Mumbai Police Interrogate Accused In 'Bulli Bai' Case
Mumbai Police arrested Vishal Jha, an Engineering student, also an accused in "Bulli Bai" case, on January 4. The case was registered after Muslim woman's pictures were posted on GitHub platform, for "online auction." Similar to "sulli deals" the matter created outrage amongst political leaders, journalists and activists, demanding strict action against culprits. In addition, detained accused are being interrogated, following which the police… read-more
Tags: Bulli Bai Case, Muslim woman, Mumbai Police, Cyber Crime, women Harassment
Muslim Women Face Cyber Harassment, Picture Surfaces For Auction
Muslim women are being harassed and put on auction through an app GitHub, naming "bulli bai" Operated through an unidentified group, the app shows Muslim women's photo for auction. Delhi and Mumbai police took cognizance and started investigation, after matter went viral. Moreover, political leaders and female journalists also shared strong remarks and demanded strict action communal targeting of Muslim women. Notably, this is the second time… read-more
Tags: Muslim woman, Cyber Crime, Delhi Police, Mumbai Police, Crime
Courtesy: DNA India
Apache Releases Security Patch For HTTP Flaw Server
The Apache Software Company, on December 23, released a security patch to solve critical flaw in HTTP server. Apache is one of the largest web server used in India, was having a critical flaw "Apache log4j2" in its server, which allowed attackers to have control over a vulnerable system. However, with this new security patch the issue will be resolved avoiding cyber crimes and ways to attacking security of system.
Tags: Apache, HTTP Server, Cyber Crime, Software Company
Courtesy: Siasat Daily