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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account hacked

SAN FRANCISCO:  Hackers on Saturday broke into Twitter Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jack Dorsey's account and posted a flurry of rogue tweets, including racial slurs.

Our data is compromised every day: Know how to secure it

NEW DELHI:  From Cambridge Analytica to Marriott Starwood hotels leaking user data that hit millions of users, serious data breaches have highlighted the importance of protecting personal data from time to time.

Truecaller bug covertly signs up Indians for UPI account amid hacking fears

NEW DELHI:  In a nightmare for thousands of Truecaller users in India, a so-called bug automatecally created their Unified Payments Interface (UPI) accounts with the ICICI Bank without their consent, triggering panic and hacking fears.

Dalit youth killed, state women helpline team attacked in Gujarat

AHMEDABAD:  In a shocking incident, a Dalit youth was on Monday night allegedly hacked to death by higher caste members in a town near Ahmedabad when he went to pick up his newlywed wife from her parents' home along with a team of the Gujarat Government's Abhyam Helpline.

SC declines PFI leader's plea in RSS activist's murder

NEW DELHI:  The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a plea of a Popular Front of India (PFI) member, Asim Shariff, challenging the framing of charges against him in the killing of an RSS activist in Bengaluru in 2016.

Mumbai cricketer hacked to death

MUMBAI:  A cricketer-cum-coach from Bhandup was attacked with choppers near a petrol pump shortly before midnight, police said here on Friday.

Former CJI RM Lodha cheated of Rs 1 lakh online

NEW DELHI:  Former Chief Justice of India R.M. Lodha was cheated of Rs 1 lakh in an online scam after the email account of his friend, a retired judge, was hacked, a police officer said on Sunday.

National opposition leaders attack EVM-VVPATs

Leaders of various opposition parties on Tuesday launched a fresh attack on the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs)-VVPATs, claiming they are ridden with glitches and vulnerable to programming error.

EVMs can't be hacked or manipulated: Ex-CEC

Former Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla has given a thumbs up to the EVMs to be used in the upcoming general elections, arguing that the equipment cannot be hacked or manipulated as they are not accessible through external machines and are kept under the surveillance of senior government officials.

Why the hacked BJP site still not up again

Imagine the website of Donald Trump's Republican Party in the "maintenance mode" for over four days after some sort of "transgression" or a full-fledged hacking. If that appears impossible, imagine this: The portal of India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party that was allegedly hacked on Tuesday morning was still down on Saturday after going into the "maintenance mode".

BJP website down after alleged hacking attempt

NEW DELHI: The website of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) went into "maintenance" mode after an alleged hacking attempt early on Tuesday morning.

Trump is 'racist, 'conman', Cohen tells Congressional panel

NEW YORK: A convicted tax cheat and liar, who was once Donald Trump's lawyer, has come before a Congressional committee to testify that the President is a "racist", a "conman" and a "cheat" and to warn that there will not be peaceful transfer of power if he loses the election next year.

Shutdown in Kerala over Youth Congress activists' murder

Thiruvananthapuram: The Youth Congress in Kerala on Monday started a state-wide dawn to dusk shutdown in protest of murder of two of its activists allegedly by CPI-M workers in Kasargode last night.

Not going back to era of ballot papers: Chief Election Commissioner

 NEW DELHI:  Rejecting the demand of major opposition parties, the Election Commission on Thursday ruled out going back to the era of ballot papers and asserted it cannot be "bullied or coerced" into discarding the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and VVPATs.

80% Indian employees think their workplace data at hacking risk: Accenture

NEW DELHI:  While 74 per cent of Indian workers say new technologies to collect workforce data put trust at risk, recent data scandals make 80 per cent feel that their employee information might be hacked too, a new report from Accenture said on Thursday.

BJP calls EVM row Congress sponsored

NEW DELHI:  The BJP on Tuesday alleged that the EVM hackathon in London where a US-based self-claimed cyber expert said the 2014 Lok Sabha elections were rigged and that EVMs can be hacked was a "conspiracy" sponsored by the Congress to defame the country's election process.

Russian ex-policeman gets second life term for 56 murders

MOSCOW: A Russian court on Monday sentenced a former policeman, described as the country's "most prolific mass murderer in modern time", to a second life imprisonment for committing 56 murders, while he is already serving one for killing 22 women, the media reported.

Hyderabad man hacks friend to death with butcher’s knife, onlookers shoot video

HYDERABAD: A man hacked his friend to death in a fit of rage in Nayapul, a busy area close to the historic Charminar, in the old city of Hyderabad on Wednesday night.

Woman constable hacked to death by husband

KANPUR: A woman constable in Uttar Pradesh was hacked to death by her husband in Kanpur on Tuesday, police said.

Private messages of 120 mn Facebook users hacked: Report

LONDON: Hackers have gained access to private messages of nearly 120 million Facebook accounts and already published such messages from 81,000 accounts for generating money, the BBC reported.


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