Mysuru introduces Wi-Fi-enabled buses to offer free internet connectivity

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Mysuru: Good news for passengers in city buses of Mysuru as they will soon have free access to the internet. The KSRTC unit in Mysuru will hold the title of the first city transport authority in the state to set up Wi-Fi modem in the city buses. The city has 430 city buses which move […]

OTP fraud: Man loses Rs 1 lakh

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
cyber crime

Mangaluru: Unidentified cyber thieves have fraudulently withdrawn almost Rs one lakh from a person’s bank account by accessing his one-time password (OTP). The victim Ravi on Sunday received a call on his cellphone from number 9771327694 and the person speaking in Hindi introduced himself as a bank official. The caller told Ravi that his bank […]

Police take initiative to create awareness on cyber fraud

Saturday, August 29th, 2015
SD sharanappa

Mangaluru : Due to increasing cases of people getting cheated by fraudulent withdrawal of money, the district police have taken an initiative to generate awareness about these frauds. Superintendent of Police Sharanappa S.D. told presspersons here on Friday that despite alerts by banks, people continue to lose money by responding to SMSes sent announcing the […]

Banks advised to step up vigilance on cyber fraud

Thursday, August 20th, 2015
Banks fraud

Mangaluru : Superintendent of Police Sharanappa S.D. has asked bank officials to be more vigilant and throw more focus on cyber security to prevent instances of fraudulent withdrawal of money from accounts. Chairing a district-level meeting on bank security on Wednesday, Mr. Sharanappa asked banks to work on security systems, namely making One Time Password […]