CERT: News

12 May 2024


Centre warns of high-risk vulnerabilities in Google Chrome, Apple iTunes

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued a high-risk warning about potential vulnerabilities, in Google Chrome and Apple iTunes desktop applications.

24 Nov 2023


iPhone hacking row: Apple's technical team to probe threat notifications

Apple is dispatching a team of technical and cybersecurity experts to India to discuss the ongoing investigation into threat notifications sent to various opposition politicians and journalists, reported Moneycontrol.

02 Nov 2023


iPhone hacking row: Centre sends notice to Apple

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued a notice to Apple in relation to its messages alleging phone-tapping of opposition leaders.

02 Nov 2023


CERT-In investigates iPhone hacking alert issue; notice sent to Apple 

The Apple threat notification issue, raised by several Opposition MPs, is now under investigation by the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) and a notice has been sent to the company, as confirmed by IT Secretary S Krishnan.

27 May 2023

Latest Tech News

'Daam' malware attack on Android: How to protect your smartphone

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued an advisory regarding malware 'Daam,' which is spreading rapidly and infecting Android mobile devices.

Toyota Kirloskar suffers cyberattack that might have leaked customers' data

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) reported on Sunday that it was the victim of a cyberattack. The company is yet to confirm the extent of the data breach.

27 Oct 2022


India government warns of multiple vulnerabilities in Apple's iPhones, iPads

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has issued a warning against security attacks in Apple's iPhones and iPads.

29 Sep 2022


Centre warns WhatsApp users against 2 bugs hackers can exploit

Attention WhatsApp users, you are vulnerable to remote attacks, so better be careful. It's none other than India's cyber security watchdog Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) that has issued this advisory.

21 Aug 2022


Indian government warns Google Chrome users of severe security threats

If you're a user of Google Chrome, beware, says the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).

04 Aug 2022


Government warns macOS, iOS, ChromeOS users of severe security threats

Users of macOS, iPadOS, iOS, and ChromeOS, beware, says the Indian government's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In).

03 Jun 2022


Rejecting Centre's data demand, ExpressVPN removes VPN servers in India

Virtual private network (VPN) provider ExpressVPN has made a statement move by deciding to remove its servers from India.

07 May 2022


ITI seeks revision of CERT-In directive on cybersecurity breaches

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) recently issued a new directive to government and private agencies, mandating the reporting of cybersecurity incidents.

04 May 2022


Centre orders VPN companies to collect and store user data

The Indian government has asked VPN companies to collect user data and store it for at least five years.

20 Oct 2017


Are you at risk of KRACK while accessing public Wi-Fi?

The next time you are browsing the wireless network at railway stations or airports, remember that your vulnerability to cyber attacks will be 'high'.