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28th June 2017

Use different browsers to avoid browser based attacks

Managing different browsers and using them for dedicated works like one for sensitive activities such as online transactions etc., while the other for general purpose web browsing. This can minimize the chances of web atatcks like data leakage of sensitive information which may be used for malicious purposes.

26th June 2017 - 2nd July 2017

Know that phishing can also happen by phone. So, never give personal information by phone

  • Phishing over phone is called Vishing.
  • In case if you recieve a call claiming from a bank, then avoid or ignore such calls.Banks never call to know your details.

June 2017

Be alert for phishing e-mail scam

  • E-mail users are being bombarded with authentic-looking messages those instruct them to provide sensitive/personal information. It's called 'phishing'.
  • Use anti-virus and anti-spyware software as well update them regularly.
  • Enable phishing filter in your mail client and web browser.

Address

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, (C-DAC)
Plot No. 6 & 7, Hardware Park, Sy No. 1/1, Srisailam Highway, Pahadi Shareef Via Keshavagiri (Post) Hyderabad - 501510

Phone

Phone: 9100034447 (Ext: 400, 411, 417)
040-23737124

TollFree

1800 425 6235

Email Address

isea[at]cdac[dot]in