Latest News on Aadhaar Security
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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.
Jan 04, 2018
Aadhaar database access found to be sold on WhatsApp for Rs 500; UIDAI official acknowledges major data breachPaying Rs 500, the investigating team were able to obtain a 'Login ID and username' which allows access to all particulars listed under any Aadhaar number.
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.
May 02, 2017
Over 130 mn Aadhaar numbers may have been leaked due to the govt.’s poor security policies: ReportAuthors or the Aadhaar security practices research pointed out that the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) takes little responsibility.
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.
Mar 28, 2017
Aadhaar Act needs a relook from the security and privacy aspect, to avoid mistakes made with the IT ActFor the first time, we are coming across Aadhaar which is providing an interconnected ecosystem. That, from a consumer standpoint, is going to present a huge amount of data privacy issues.