WhatsApp Privacy Issue, Delhi High Court Judgement

* IN  THE  HIGH  COURT  OF  DELHI  AT  NEW  DELHI       Pronounced on: September 23, 2016 +  W.P.(C) 7663/2016 & C.M.No.31553/2016 (directions)  KARMANYA SINGH SAREEN AND ANR ….. Petitioners Through: Ms.Pratibha M.Singh, Mr.Sandeep Sethi, Sr.Advs. with Mr.T.Singhdev, Mr.Prabhas Bajaj, Mr.Tarun Verma, Advs.    Versus  UNION OF INDIA AND ORS    ….. Respondents Through: Mr.Ruchir Mishra, CGSC with Mr.Mukesh Kr.Tiwari, Adv. for UOI. Mr.Siddharth Luthra, Sr.Adv. with Mr.Tejas Karia, Mr.Akhil Anand, Mr.Vivek Reddy, Ms.Richa Srivastava, Mr.Shashank Mishra, Ms.Tara Narula, Mr.Gautam Khazanchi, Advs. for R-2. Mr.Kirtiman Singh, Standing Counsel and Mr.Prashant Bezboruah, Adv. for R-5/TRAI.  CORAM: HON’BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE HON’BLE MS. JUSTICE…

Black Vine: Formidable cyber espionage group targeted aerospace, healthcare since 2012

Symantec today published a whitepaper on a highly resourceful cyberespionage group called Black Vine that has been operating since 2012.  Symantec believes that Anthem breach was just one of the multiple attacks by this group. Earlier this year, Anthem, the second largest health insurance provider in the US publicly disclosed that it had been the victim of a major cyberattack. The attack against Anthem resulted in the largest known healthcare data breach to date, with 80 million patient records exposed. The group has access to zero-day exploits, most likely obtained through the Elderwood framework, and uses custom-developed back door malware. By connecting multiple Black…