Jul 23, 2021 01:11 PM IST
The pending Personal Data Protection Bill has become more relevant amid the alleged 'Pegasus Project' snooping revelations, an issue that has rocked Parliament with Opposition members disrupting proceedings.
- Jul 22, 2021 04:49 PM IST
At a time when millions of Indians are using the internet, not just to entertain themselves, but also to make a living, India can’t afford not to have data protection laws.
- Feb 17, 2021 04:14 PM IST
We are in a unique moment on the planet. Certainly there is crisis from the healthcare perspective and that led to an economic crisis. But in crisis comes opportunity, said IBM CEO Arvind Krishna while speaking at the NASSCOM Technology and Leadership Forum 2021.
- Jan 05, 2021 08:32 PM IST
Juspay was the victim of a cyberattack back in August 2020. While the company dealt with the aftermath and informed its merchants, more than three crore customers' masked card details were revealed in the process.
- Dec 26, 2020 08:49 PM IST
Citing research conducted by his students Maximilian Zinkus and Tushar M Jois, Johns Hopkins professor Matthew Green said law enforcement agencies probably do not even need to break the strong encryption on iPhones anymore because it does not protect all types of user data.
- Oct 23, 2020 03:19 PM IST
Facebook representatives were summoned on October 23, while Twitter officials have been asked to appear on October 28, sources said
- May 11, 2020 07:33 PM IST
The internet has become a playground for miscreants who are running wild to monopolize the situation by taking advantage of the fear surrounding Covid-19.
- Mar 26, 2020 02:54 PM IST
While many organisations have long been exploring the possibilities offered by remote work, few have allowed all their employees to work from home at the same time for extended periods of time.
- Nov 28, 2019 08:06 PM IST
Although the financial sector invests greatly in safety and it ranks among the most advanced ones when it comes to IT security, with evolving cyber risks there is more to be done.
- Nov 01, 2019 04:27 PM IST
Due to their extensive databases and low levels of security, hospitality organizations often make an attractive target for cybercriminals and as a consequence some of the biggest names in the industry have been targeted and breached.
- Sep 10, 2019 07:33 PM IST
Treezor is required to implement strong data security controls to protect personal financial information and other sensitive data.
- Jun 26, 2019 09:11 PM IST
With nil to negligent data privacy norms in place, India is among the top countries where rampant government surveillance has caused increased data privacy concerns.
- Apr 17, 2019 01:23 PM IST
Facebook eventually decided to sell the data to apps that advertise on Facebook and to “friends” of Zuckerberg, the leaked documents claim.
- Apr 11, 2019 01:33 PM IST
SBI officials earlier reported the mass misuse of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) data.
- Apr 06, 2019 02:09 PM IST
According to a report, the data created by the Internet of Things devices is a huge source of the 2.5 quintillion bytes of data we create every day.
- Feb 26, 2019 10:04 AM IST
The policy talks less about online commerce, more about data protection; declares data its ‘national asset’
- Dec 12, 2018 09:01 AM IST
She talks about why it is important to nurture new cybersecurity startups, status of the Bill and how global developments in cybersecurity impact India.
- Oct 12, 2018 11:09 AM IST
While the ink has yet to dry on the final legislation, it appears that the government in this case appears to have perhaps acted hastily in creating the localisation provisions.
- Sep 24, 2018 07:06 PM IST
The government has invited public comments on the Bill until September 30.
- Aug 24, 2018 08:51 PM IST
It has been a year since the Indian Supreme Court's landmark privacy judgement. Even though regulations are evolving in cadence with needs of the data driven age, the process of compliance is laced with challenges.
- Aug 16, 2018 08:18 PM IST
The Bill, parts of which experts have said are modeled on the European Union's General Data Protection legislation, has been hailed as a step in the right direction.
- Aug 06, 2018 12:19 PM IST
The e-commerce giant is in talks with the Axis Bank to start issuing UPI handles to users of Amazon Pay.
- Aug 02, 2018 09:06 PM IST
Some industry stakeholders have sought clarity on the issue of sharing data with third parties claiming that the committee's report did not include their inputs and a lot of grey areas had gone unaddressed.
- Aug 01, 2018 08:18 PM IST
The bill in its present form is tenable for a segment like retail that functions on an omni-channel model.
- Jul 31, 2018 07:52 PM IST
The Bill has sparked a public and political debate on the subject of data collation, processing and privacy and has, therefore, educated citizens and lawmakers (hopefully, adequately)