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Jun 22, 2018
Limited Aadhaar data needed by police to identify first-time offenders: NCRB chiefLimited access to Aadhaar for catching first time offenders through their fingerprints and to identify unclaimed bodies required says NCRB chief
May 03, 2018
UIDAI slams enrolment software breach reports, says stringent processes in place; Gates bats for AadhaarThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has funded the World Bank (WB) to take India's Aadhaar approach to other countries.
Mar 13, 2018
The UIDAI needs to realize the harm sharing Aadhaar, PAN and other crucial data can cause to the systemThe UIDAI has always taken an extremely narrow stance on privacy, concerning itself only with biometric data.
Jan 10, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: UIDAI introduces 'Virtual ID' to address privacy concernsThe Virtual ID, which would be a random 16-digit number, together with biometrics of the user would give any authorised agency like a mobile company, limited details like name, address and photograph, which are enough for any verification
Jan 09, 2018
UIDAI is inefficient but will share information if they cooperate, Tribune reporter who broke Aadhaar story tells FirstpostFirstpost spoke to The Tribune reporter who broke the Aadhaar breach story. She called UIDAI officials inefficient but said she will share information with them.
Jan 08, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: The Tribune and its reporter acted in public interest, they should cooperate with investigationThe Tribune may have placed their faith in the fact that they were acting in the public interest when they broke the story about the purported flaw in the Aadhaar programme. But the UIDAI response was to file a First Information Report (FIR) against The Tribune on the same day. This though, is understandable, given the peculiar facts of The Tribune's expose.
Jan 07, 2018
UIDAI files FIR against The Tribune, reporter Rachna Khaira for Aadhaar data breach storyThe UIDAI has registered an FIR against The Tribune and its reporter Rachna Khiara for publishing a news report claiming a breach in Aadhaar data
Jan 04, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: UIDAI refutes media reports, says biometric information safe and secure, no leakage occurredUnique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Thursday denied breach or leak of Aadhaar data after a newspaper reported it bought unrestricted access to the details of over one billion Aadhaar numbers -- for just Rs 500
Dec 12, 2017
Sensors in smartphones are estimated to cross the 10 billion unit shipment by 2020: ReportSome premium smartphones have already integrated more than 15 different sensors and this number is set to increase
Dec 11, 2017
LG G7 might feature an advanced iris scanner which does not require an independent infrared cameraBased on the patented images, the iris scanner scans through characteristic features of the eye which involves a setup with a light and dark screen.