Monthly Archives: January 2010

Ex- Director held liable for misappropriation of the source code of the software by hacking

A company was incorporated by some technocrats of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology and other reputed technological institutions of India. The company dealt in all kind of software and program for use or applicable in telecommunication equipment and services … Continue reading

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Fake Government Website

Recently, website with the URL address www.rvk.net.in, surfaced up in the cyberspace which claims itself to be the website of the “Rashtriya Vigyan Kendra” (which translates to national science centre) a Government Enterprise with Lucknow address. The said website contains … Continue reading

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Searched Engine allegedly hacked by Iranian Hackers

The most popular Web search engine in China, Baidu.com, was attacked by a group of hacktivists identifying themselves as the Iranian Cyber Army. The hackers hijacked the domain’s DNS records and pointed it to a server under their control. Baidu … Continue reading

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