Part of the website was indexed in Google searches, giving anyone unfettered access to the database
UIDAI said that no operator can make or update Aadhaar unless resident himself gives his biometric.
Any service provider using Aadhaar for identification, will have to mandatorily use facial recognition.
UIDAI’s FAQs published in national dailies present a very narrow perspective on Aadhaar and still leave a lot of questions unanswered
The UIDAI on 3rd April published a list of Frequently Asked Questions in national dailies, in an effort to address concerns with Aadhaar.
Aadhaar faces yet another data leak allowing access to personal data to “all” enrolled in the system: Report
As data security, cybersecurity and user data privacy take centre stage of discussion, a new report has emerged detailing a major data leak in Aadhaar.
Aadhaar Virtual ID: Here's how this new 16-digit temporary identifier will secure your personal information
The Virtual ID is a 16-digit random number which can be generated by an Aadhaar card holder via the UIDAI website.
The UIDAI could be working on bolstering Aadhaar security by implementing a ‘dummy number’ protocol: Report
UIDAI will be the only authority that will have access to your dummy number and the associated real Aadhaar number.
The 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.
Any database like Aadhaar that collects biometric information puts people at unnecessary risk and hands unnecessary power to the govt.
There is a need to make Aadhaar ecosystem more cyber secure and address its privacy and data protection nuances, cyber experts said on Thursday.