"The attrition rate in cybersecurity has moderated. However, a talent crunch persists. Minor cyberattacks are commonplace, and we are training our internal team accordingly. We also have an external team to provide support," a chief information officer of a leading private sector bank told Business Standard.
Dark Patterns are online design tools that send messages to those who come to their website for buying goods. The purpose is to make you feel that if you don’t buy now, you will lose out on good deals.
These days, fake emails and SMS are being sent to people in the name of providing Income Tax Refunds (ITR). They contain a link that is said to belong to the Income Tax Department. The message or email asks to click on the link to verify their bank account details in order to receive the ITR refund.
Earlier, these fraudsters used to target people through regular phone calls, but now they are targeting people on OTT communication platforms like WhatsApp and Telegram. The numbers usually start with 251, 60, or 84.