The government is leaving no stone unturned as it goes about working on the Data Protection Bill. With a view that the norms are not limited to corporates and individuals alone, and will be applicable to government and its agencies too, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Electronics and IT (MeitY), has written to all the…
Market regulator SEBI is planning to develop a cyber-capability index to measure the readiness of various Market Infrastructure Institutions (MIIs) to deal with potential hacking or cyber threats.
Bharti Axa Life Insurance and Airtel Payments Bank, on Thursday, entered into an alliance to offer Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY), a government-backed life insurance scheme.
The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Thursday launched Unified Payments Interface (UPI) 2.0, which among others allows customers to link their overdraft account to UPI, creation of one-time mandates and pre-authorisation of transactions for payment at a later date, and checking the invoice sent by merchant prior to making payment.
At a time when the dark clouds of competition are dampening profit margins of IT companies, the fall of the rupee comes as a silver-lining.
Global spending on information security products and services will cross the $114-billion mark in 2018, showing a growth of 12.4 per cent on the spending last year. Research firm Gartner forecast that spending will grow by 8.7 per cent to $124 billion in 2019.
Like viruses that pose health problems, malware too mutates, becoming more lethal and causing more damage. A variant of KeyPass trojan, which has the knack of taking manual control of an infected computer, has become virulent in the last few days, particularly targeting developing countries. India is among the top five victim countries, according to…
SigTuple, a Bengaluru-based Artificial Intelligence start-up that automates healthcare screening, is the only start-up from India among the 10 start-ups that are selected for Google’s Demo Day Asia.
After drawing flak early this year for the leak of question papers, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has to decided to digitally encrypt question papers for the Class X and Class XII examinations.
Lycos, formerly Ybrant Digital that is into ad-tech, digital media and Internet of Things products, has posted a profit after tax of Rs 91.24 crore, showing an increase of 7.28 per cent, over the net profit in the same quarter last year.