India is fifth largest country with DNS Hijack - CyberSecurity

India has emerged as the fifth largest country that has witnessed infections via DNS hijacks in 2015, according to F-Secure threat round-up report.
New Delhi: India is 5th largest country that faced DNS Hijack in the year 2015. The report details the trends and events in global cyber threats that hit consumers and companies last year and said the majority of the observed hijacks in 2015 occurred in Italy and Poland, followed by Egypt, Sweden, and India.

DNS(Domain Name Server) become a common attack for website hijacking and it is very frequent attack by the hacker. 

DNS hijacks' basic aim is to alter the DNS configurations of their targets in order to monitor or manipulate internet traffic.The report said various security flaws can lead to these DNS hijacks, including weak passwords, software vulnerabilities or malware.

DNS hijacks are an effective way for attackers to make contact with a large number of potential targets at once, as it provides them with the opportunity to compromise all of the devices connected to a particular network.

F-Secure is a Finland-based online security and privacy company that recently warned parents to become more aware of the threats posed by new Internet of Things (IoT) toys designed for kids.

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