A massive data breach affecting 81 crore Indians has been reported at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The largest in Indian history, it included Aadhaar and passport numbers, names, ages and addresses of citizens. Opposition parties and security experts are calling for an investigation into the government’s handling of data; this follows a similar attack in 2022. There are concerns about identity theft, and the hackers are demanding a significant ransom.
A Trojan-Proxy, hidden in cracked software available on unauthorized websites, has been identified by cyber security researchers. The Trojan, capable of compromising devices, is distributed