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POLITICS

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BJP, Data theft, Supreme Court, Aadhaar verdict

Legal sanctity to Aadhaar does not guarantee its security. Government needs to step up

Urgent steps need to be taken to make the Aadhaar database safe from cyber-attacks, data theft, and misuse of information.

SCI-TECH

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Right to Privacy, Cyber attack, Facebook, Cambridge Analytica

Why India can't afford to delay data privacy law

The digital footprint will be massive as Internet users in the country are about to reach 500 million by June 2018.

VARIETY

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Data theft, Face scanning, UIDAI, Aadhaar

Aadhaar face recognition is the worst idea UIDAI has come up with

Face scanning is more expensive, more difficult to do and arguably less secure and robust than fingerprint scanning.

SCI-TECH

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Data theft, Applications, Cambridge Analytica, Delete Facebook

Can't delete Facebook? Here's how you can still protect your data

It is high time we stopped trusting the social network with our data and became cautious.

VARIETY

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Digital threat, Dark net, Data theft, Cyber security

Attempted data breach of UIDAI, RBI, ISRO and Flipkart is worrisome

Though the threat has been 'addressed', sensitive leak of information into the dark net is a massive cyber security problem.

VARIETY

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Privacy, Data theft, Aadhaar, Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio database leak exposes dreary state of online privacy in India

Aadhaar-synced commercial databanks that telcos aim to build remain eminently vulnerable to cyber attacks.

SCI-TECH

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Data theft, Pakistan, Hacking

Indian railways website was hacked by a Pakistani: How do you fight a silent cyber war?

One minute a person could be solving algebraic equations as part of their homework, the other they could be hacking into a foreign government’s website.