CRPF to help Kashmiris through round-the-clock helpline unit

SRINAGAR: According to some of the recent sources, at the CRPF headquarters concealed in the Himalayan ranges , a team of 20 personnel  known as ‘madadgaars’  was inaugurated last year on June 16 by the state Governor N N Vohra  to overcome the violence created by Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani’s killing in the Valley in […]

Rajnath Singh to meet senior government officials regarding J&K security situations

Srinagar: On Wednesday Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, visited Jammu and Kashmir on his two-day visit and it was his first visit in the state after the disintegration of  PDP-BJP government and imposition of Governor’s rule. After reaching there Rajnath Singh organized a number of meetings with the senior officers of some of the law enforcing agencies […]

Webroot Antivirus Accidentally Flags Windows Files as Malware and Facebook as Phishing Site

Microsoft Windows is the most commonly used operating system. It is used both at personal and commercial levels. To protect the operating system from harmful viruses coming through the internet, we use the antivirus programs. Different companies have made different kinds of antivirus signatures. The companies update these to increase the level of security and […]

Facebook apologises for a bug in Safety Check feature

Once again Facebook is in the news for a glitch in Safety Check. Facebook has apologised to its users in many countries for a bug that sent a Safety Check notification to the user asking if they were “affected” by the deadly Taliban bombing in Pakistan on Easter Sunday. Users from places like Honolulu, Brussels, […]

FBI taking help from Israeli firm ‘Cellebrite’ to unlock iPhone

In a new turn of events, a mobile forensic software company, the Cellebrite from Israel is reportedly helping the US Federal Bureau of Investigation’s attempt to unlock an iPhone. According to the Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper’s report on Wednesday, the iPhone being talked here is the one used by one of the San Bernardino, California shooters. […]

Researchers develop Doodle/ Free-form gesture passwords to unlock smartphones

The days of pattern and pin password are soon going to be over. In a recent development, researchers from Rutgers University in the US have performed the first study of free-form gesture passwords for smartphones. This means that you will be able to log into your smartphone with sweeping gestures or doodling by using one […]

Researchers develop new compound that becomes luminous in presence of explosives

After seeing a series of blasts and increasing terrorist activities, researchers have developed a new compound to detect explosives that will help in reducing blasts and will enable security persons to detect and diffuse the bomb on time. The new compound becomes luminous and shines brightly when it comes in contact with molecules of explosive […]