Indian techie discovers Uber bug, bags Rs 4.6 lakh reward

New Delhi, Sep 16 : Ride-hailing giant Uber that recently fixed a hacking bug found by Bengaluru-based cybersecurity researcher Anand Prakash which allowed hackers to log into anyone’s Uber account, and paid him $6,500 (nearly Rs 4.6 lakh) as reward. The bug was an account-takeover-vulnerability on Uber that allowed attackers to take over any other […]

Blockchain deployment in Fin services 3 years away: Gartner

Cape Town, Sep 16 : Lack of inter-operability standards will prevent widespread blockchain deployment across financial services ecosystem for at least three years, according to research firm Gartner. “Blockchain standards for financial services companies are fragmented and immature,” said Fabio Chesini, Senior Research Director at Gartner, on Monday. “We are three to five years until […]