What are Cyber Threats of different types?

A cyber threats or cyber-security threat is a malicious act that generally hunts for damaging data, steal data, or disrupt digital life. The perpetrators of these attacks are organized crime groups, terrorists, industrial spies, unhappy insiders, business competitors, hackers, and Nation states* (*where a Government  trying to learn other countries’ national secret and critical infrastructure…

What are Intellectual Property Rights?

An Intellectual property right is the right of a person or company to use their inventions, ideas through patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets without the worry of competition at least for a specified period. The invention may be inventor’s creativity, concepts, architectural designs, industrial models, songs, literature, or symbols, names, brands etc. The intellectual…

Whistle-blowing in Banks explained

The banks are financial institutions licensed to receive deposits and make loans. Apart from collecting deposits and lending banks are handling cash transactions, Ancillary Services to their customers. To gain confidence of customers’ banks need to maintain the highest standards of honest and ethical conduct in the course of all their operations. Although profitability is…

Code of Ethics Manual

A code of ethics is a set of principles guiding members of an organization and other interested persons for making ethical choices in the conduct of their work. The code of ethics manual contains approved provisions relating to enforcement of the code of ethics. The essential purpose of code of ethics is to assure sustainability…

Whistle-Blower and Whistle-blowing law in India explained

(This post elucidates the meaning of Whistle-Blower and Whistleblowing Laws in India) The whistle-blower is a complainant who wishes to complain or disclose on any allegation of corruption or of miss-use of office by any employee of the Central Government or of any corporation established under any Central Act, government companies, societies or local authorities…