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  • Aarogya Setu app | Only snippet not ‘back-end code’ released by Centre: Security experts Nov 24, 2020 03:49 PM IST

    Aarogya Setu app | Only snippet not ‘back-end code’ released by Centre: Security experts

    A good way to identify true back-end code experts say is that it will allow one to run their own versions of the app in question. What is given now they say is snippets of the open-sourced front-end.

  • Govt releases backend code of Aarogya Setu to enhance transparency Nov 20, 2020 09:46 PM IST

    Govt releases backend code of Aarogya Setu to enhance transparency

    "With regard to Aarogya Setu App, it has been the endeavour of the government to share all information relating to it," a statement said.

  • Aarogya Setu controversy | MakeMyTrip, 1MG links to COVID-19 app as speculation swirls on identity of creator Oct 30, 2020 11:17 AM IST

    Aarogya Setu controversy | MakeMyTrip, 1MG links to COVID-19 app as speculation swirls on identity of creator

    The National Informatics Centre (NIC) earlier said it had no information about the creators of the Aarogya Setu app.

  • Aarogya Setu controversy: Centre clarifies, but identity of developer still unclear Oct 29, 2020 10:51 AM IST

    Aarogya Setu controversy: Centre clarifies, but identity of developer still unclear

    When the Central Information Commission (CIC) asked The National Informatics Centre (NIC) for some specific details on the Aarogya Setu app, it said that it had no information about who created the Aarogya Setu app.

  • Aarogya Setu app developed by Centre in collaboration with 'best minds' of industry, academia, clarifies MeitY Oct 28, 2020 07:41 PM IST

    Aarogya Setu app developed by Centre in collaboration with 'best minds' of industry, academia, clarifies MeitY

    The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology also shared a GitHub link to the contributor page of the Aarogya Setu app code, saying the developers of the Aarogya Setu app have been repeatedly shared in the public domain

  • MeitY, NIC, NeGD have no information about who created Aarogya Setu app Oct 28, 2020 03:16 PM IST

    MeitY, NIC, NeGD have no information about who created Aarogya Setu app

    The Central Information Commission has asked the NIC and the CPIO to explain why it does not have any information about the creation of the Aarogya Setu app when the website was created with a gov.in domain name

  • WHO head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus lauds Aarogya Setu app, says it helped identify COVID-19 clusters Oct 13, 2020 07:02 PM IST

    WHO head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus lauds Aarogya Setu app, says it helped identify COVID-19 clusters

    India's COVID-19 tracing app was launched by PM Modi on April 3. It was developed by National Informatics Centre (NIC) under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).

  • Aarogya Setu app has more than 15.7 crore registered users: IT Minister Sanjay Dhotre Sep 21, 2020 08:37 PM IST

    Aarogya Setu app has more than 15.7 crore registered users: IT Minister Sanjay Dhotre

    Replying to a specific question on low rating reportedly given by an organisation to the app, Dhotre said the rating was by an independent media company MIT Technology Review, and not the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

  • Govt introduces new Aarogya Setu feature to help businesses function amid COVID-19 pandemic Aug 22, 2020 06:23 PM IST

    Govt introduces new Aarogya Setu feature to help businesses function amid COVID-19 pandemic

    The Open API Service will allow organisations to check the status of the Aarogya Setu and integrate it into its various work from home features

  • Aarogya Setu now lets users delete account and data, give health data access to third-party apps Jul 07, 2020 09:01 AM IST

    Aarogya Setu now lets users delete account and data, give health data access to third-party apps

    While the app lets you delete your Aarogya Setu account, it is important to note that the data will be deleted from the government servers only after 30 days.

  • COVID-19 Exposure Notification API from Apple, Google may not work with Aarogya Setu - here is why Jun 29, 2020 10:04 AM IST

    COVID-19 Exposure Notification API from Apple, Google may not work with Aarogya Setu - here is why

    Upon its release last month, as many as 23 countries had shown interest in using the Exposure Notification API for developing COVID-19 contact-tracing apps.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | Aarogya Setu to be coupled with another IT-driven tool to boost surveillance in Delhi Jun 24, 2020 07:10 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | Aarogya Setu to be coupled with another IT-driven tool to boost surveillance in Delhi

    As per the orders issued by the Directorate General of Health Services in Delhi on Monday, all the chief district medical officers and surveillance officers of all the districts have received a revised response plan which prescribes use of Aarogya Setu coupled with ITIHAS system for cluster projection.

  • Parliamentary panels cannot meet virtually without amending rules; oversight stymied: Shashi Tharoor Jun 10, 2020 10:45 PM IST

    Parliamentary panels cannot meet virtually without amending rules; oversight stymied: Shashi Tharoor

    His remarks come days after it emerged that a meeting of the parliamentary panel on Information Technology, headed by Tharoor, was scheduled for June 17 during which officials of the information and technology ministry were to be called for a briefing on the government's coronavirus-tracking Aarogya Setu application and related issues of data security and privacy of citizens.

  • What is contact tracing? How does contact tracing in India work? All your questions answered Jun 09, 2020 11:02 AM IST

    What is contact tracing? How does contact tracing in India work? All your questions answered

    The basic agenda of contact tracing is to ensure that the virus does not spread any further, therefore helping break the chain of transmission.

  • Digital healthcare gets a boost during COVID-19 Jun 08, 2020 11:08 AM IST

    Digital healthcare gets a boost during COVID-19

    COVID-19 offers a silver lining for eHealth platforms — to embrace change, join forces, and to innovate, creating real value in the healthcare ecosystem

  • The Tech Weekender: Trump's Twitter feud escalates, TikTok bounces back, Aarogya Setu Bug Bounty and more May 31, 2020 03:20 PM IST

    The Tech Weekender: Trump's Twitter feud escalates, TikTok bounces back, Aarogya Setu Bug Bounty and more

    Here are the biggest developments from the world of tech from the week ending May 30.

  • Aarogya Setu link | Google Play removes MobiKwik for violating ads policy May 29, 2020 12:50 PM IST

    Aarogya Setu link | Google Play removes MobiKwik for violating ads policy

    The company had received a warning from Google a week ago for promoting the Aarogya Setu app, after which it said the warning was a mistake.

  • Aarogya Setu Bug Bounty programme: Here's all you need to know May 27, 2020 06:46 PM IST

    Aarogya Setu Bug Bounty programme: Here's all you need to know

    Security researchers or developers who identify vulnerabilities or loopholes in the Aarogya Setu app and bring it to the notice of the government can now win a reward of up to Rs 3 lakh.

  • Big Story | Aarogya Setu open source: What prompted government's move, other questions answered May 27, 2020 05:48 PM IST

    Big Story | Aarogya Setu open source: What prompted government's move, other questions answered

    In this edition of Big Story, Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra shares more details and explains what open-sourcing means for Aarogya Setu.

  • Govt opens up Aarogya Setu program code for scrutiny, announces reward for finding security flaws May 27, 2020 07:28 AM IST

    Govt opens up Aarogya Setu program code for scrutiny, announces reward for finding security flaws

    NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant asserted that no other government in the world has been open source at this scale.

  • Government makes Aarogya Setu Android app open-source, looks to allay privacy concerns May 26, 2020 08:15 PM IST

    Government makes Aarogya Setu Android app open-source, looks to allay privacy concerns

    The source code for the back-end infrastructure will be made open source sometime next week, which will allow cybersecurity researchers to audit the code and evaluate the privacy and security of the app.

  • Apple and Google COVID-19 app tech will not work with Aarogya Setu; Here's why May 21, 2020 03:32 PM IST

    Apple and Google COVID-19 app tech will not work with Aarogya Setu; Here's why

    Aarogya Setu, despite several concerns and controversies over security issues, has been downloaded by over 10.5 crore users in India.

  • Noida Metro restart plan: Aarogya Setu app, body temp below 37.8 C must for passengers May 16, 2020 08:27 PM IST

    Noida Metro restart plan: Aarogya Setu app, body temp below 37.8 C must for passengers

    The commuters will also have to follow social distancing norms and sanitise their hands at the stations and on board the trains, officials said, adding that entry into the stations shall be restricted in case of overcrowding.

  • Phishing attacks in name of Aarogya Setu app increasing: Cyber agency May 16, 2020 07:35 PM IST

    Phishing attacks in name of Aarogya Setu app increasing: Cyber agency

    Cyber agency said attackers are also impersonating tools linked to the World Health Organisation and popular video-conferencing platforms like Zoom to steal sensitive data.

  • In-Depth | Aarogya Setu app: From efficacy to privacy concerns, what’s under the hood of Centre’s COVID-19 contact tracing app May 15, 2020 09:33 PM IST

    In-Depth | Aarogya Setu app: From efficacy to privacy concerns, what’s under the hood of Centre’s COVID-19 contact tracing app

    The app is people dependent, which means it needs widespread usage and regular self-reporting to be effective. Given the fact that there are bound to be variations in the levels of self-reporting, the efficacy of the app is apparently not foolproof.

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