Sony case underlines cyber security needs for India

Hollywood, the glamorous film industry of the world’s biggest votary of free speech, the US, has withheld the release of “The Interview” after threats linked to North Korean hackers upset over the comedy built around the assassination of its leader, Kim Jong-un. The US and North Korea are in a diplomatic face-off, with Pyongyang denying…

Youth conned by ‘friendship club’

A Kharghar youth lodged a complaint with cyber crime cell on Friday, alleging that he was cheated of Rs 4,500 by a friendship club. He also claimed that he gave them the money as he wanted to bust their racket. The victim, Mohsin Sha, a resident of sector 35, Kharghar said that he received a…

Digital cops to get smart with phones

The New Year 2015 will see Indore’s beat constables get digitally smart! Considered backbone of policing, around 500 beat police constables deployed in city’s police stations will soon start performing routine but crucial task of beat policing on GPS-enabled smartphones equipped with a dedicated information and observation notebook application software.
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