Why is it so crucial to adhere to IT Standards and Compliance Guidelines?
Regulatory bodies and central banks have laid down several IT security standards and mandates across the world. For example, NIST, SOC2, FedRAMP, GDPR, RBI Guidelines, PCI DSS, HIPAA, SWIFT CSCF, SOX, and ISO 27001 are just a few examples. It is about the changing IT infrastructure and operational setups. Today data is widely distributed in […]
Pharming: A growing cyber menace that dupes netizens
Your smartphone suddenly beeps with the SMS: “Your internet banking user ID linked to your A/C No. Xxxxxxxxxx62 will expire tomorrow. Please click here to generate a new user ID – http://” Or sometimes with SMSs like: “Congratulations on being a loyal customer of ABC bank! On completion of 5 long years with us, we […]
Keeping Supply Chains Secure in a Digitalized world
As the tension mounts due to the ongoing conflict between Ukraine and Russia, and possible flare-up of the situation turning into a full-scale war, the world already reeling under pressure from the pandemic aftermath might stare at some more risks and uncertainties. While there are always dangers of economic costs spreading beyond the affected region, […]
Access Control: A Must for Government organizations
A couple of months back there was a piece of news flashing in Indian channels that Aadhar details of uncountable citizens have been compromised badly. Fortunately, that turned out to be a rumour and UIDAI chief assured that to be a sheer exaggeration and utmost security of the personal digital records of the citizens have […]