Why ‘WannaCry’ must be a lesson for all

October 24th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

May 12, 2017 is one of the most dreadful days of the year for cyber experts and its stakeholders. About 150 countries across the globe suffered a cyber-attack, affecting 200,000 computers. It was the infamous “WannaCry” ransomware in which hackers locked people out of their computers, demanding a ransom of $300 in bitcoins. Medical care… View Article

Facts & figures from Google Cloud Summit 2017

October 23rd, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

Google Cloud Summit is one of Google’s most definitive events on cloud-driven latest technologies, held on September 26th in Bengaluru and on September 28th in Mumbai. The event marked motley of tech giants from across the globe, each having a significant announcement to make for the future of India’s e-commerce. Rajan Anandan (Vice President, South… View Article

Rising IoT market in India

October 23rd, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

With the advent of digital economy, more curious customers are adapting to the change in market environment. A latest report on the international market of Internet of Things (IoT)  suggested last week that the global market spend is expected to grow from $625.2 billion in 2015 to $1.29 trillion in 2020 — with a compound… View Article

5 Principles for Cyber Security: Cyber Security Handbook

October 18th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

  With global market trends shifting towards complete digitization, the nature of corporate asset value has also been changing. Maximum companies now consist of either intellectual property (IP) or other intangibles. As with AI, digital disruption in finance sector brings with it the corresponding risk of digitizing corporate assets. According to latest research, corporations across… View Article

Artificial Intelligence (AI) to affect 60%-70% of the current jobs

October 18th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

As the world moves from ‘globalization’ to ‘glocalization’, the era of digitization seems to make its entry into global markets too. We’ve stepped into the age of ‘digital disruption’ where every new technology succeeds over its predecessor, proving the former a failure. Increasing digital market environments are becoming a goal for every contemporary business organization…. View Article

Govt discusses measures for safer digital transactions

October 18th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

To curb the rising cyber fraud in digital transactions, a high level meeting has proposed the imposition of a token ‘security fee’ on digital payments in India. The meeting, focused on measures to make digital transactions safer, was held on 13 September. Chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, it was attended by officers from the… View Article

India at 23rd position in the list of information secured countries

October 17th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

The second Global Cyber Security Index (GCI), released by the UN telecommunications agency, International Telecommunications Union (UTC) places India at 23rd position in the list of information secured countries. The rank is among 165 other nations across the world who have committed to cyber security. The report reveals that only about half of all countries… View Article

India witnesses one cyber crime per 10 minutes: 2017

October 17th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

With increasing number of people in India going online every year, the risk of cybercrime hovers above. The rise of smaller organizations and their less or no protection of data also leads to maximum cases of security breach. In the first six months of 2017, India saw one incident of cybercrime per 10 minutes. These… View Article

A brief on India’s Cyber Security Status

October 17th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

The biggest story of 2016 is undoubtedly the alarming rise of cyber crime. A look at global IT industries explains that we’re facing a lack of efficient professionals. According to the Cyber Security Ventures ‘Cyber Security Jobs Report’, there were 1 million cyber security job openings in 2016. The number is expected to grow to… View Article

5 Strategies for Cyber Security in Small Business Organizations

October 16th, 2017 / Prime Research Team / 0 comments

If you’re a small business organization, there is absolutely no reason for you to neglect cyber security. Not spending on security or relying on outdated software to protect your data – both are equally bad ideas. Here are a few ways you should undertake to prevent damage to the reputation of your business repute: Backups:… View Article