Latest News on Aadhaar Security
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Feb 19, 2019
Aadhaar data leak: Gas company Indane leaves data of 6.7mn customers exposed on its websitePart of the website was indexed in Google searches, giving anyone unfettered access to the database
Sep 12, 2018
UIDAI dismisses reports about the alleged hack of Aadhaar enrolment softwareUIDAI said that no operator can make or update Aadhaar unless resident himself gives his biometric.
Aug 24, 2018
UIDAI mandates facial recognition for Aadhaar authentication as added securityAny service provider using Aadhaar for identification, will have to mandatorily use facial recognition.
Apr 05, 2018
UIDAI’s FAQs published in national dailies present a very narrow perspective on Aadhaar and still leave a lot of questions unansweredThe UIDAI on 3rd April published a list of Frequently Asked Questions in national dailies, in an effort to address concerns with Aadhaar.
Mar 24, 2018
Aadhaar faces yet another data leak allowing access to personal data to “all” enrolled in the system: ReportAs data security, cybersecurity and user data privacy take centre stage of discussion, a new report has emerged detailing a major data leak in Aadhaar.
Jan 11, 2018
Aadhaar Virtual ID: Here's how this new 16-digit temporary identifier will secure your personal informationThe Virtual ID is a 16-digit random number which can be generated by an Aadhaar card holder via the UIDAI website.
Nov 20, 2017
The UIDAI could be working on bolstering Aadhaar security by implementing a ‘dummy number’ protocol: ReportUIDAI will be the only authority that will have access to your dummy number and the associated real Aadhaar number.
Apr 25, 2017
Aadhaar data leaked from more govt departments, UIDAI asks for audit to prevent further leaksThe massive leak of Aadhaar data from the Jharkhand Directorate of Social Security’s (JDSS) servers appears to have been only one of many leaks that popped up these past few days.
Apr 17, 2017
How to fix Aadhaar: Destroy the database, issue a smartcard and make linking to services optionalAny database like Aadhaar that collects biometric information puts people at unnecessary risk and hands unnecessary power to the govt.
Apr 14, 2017
Aadhaar ecosystem needs better cybersecurity, say cyber security expertsThere is a need to make Aadhaar ecosystem more cyber secure and address its privacy and data protection nuances, cyber experts said on Thursday.