Privacy

Zomato HACKED; Data of More Than 17 Million Users leaked

May 19, 2017: Vinayak Godse, Senior Director, DSCI, shared his views regarding the Zomato hack and their liability as per the regulatory framework mentioned in IT Amendment ACT 2008....

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Data Security Council of India and FIDO Alliance join forces...

May 9, 2017: In order to spread awareness of strong authentication standards and solutions in India, DSCI joined hands with FIDO Alliance. It’s vital to have a secure, open, scalable and interoperable...

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Data traffic management should not violate net neutrality

May 9, 2017: NASSCOM and DSCI made a joint submission to TRAI stating that traffic management should not directly or indirectly discriminate and impose application-based restrictions based on the data...

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The Hidden Aspects of Aadhaar

May 3, 2017: DSCI, in a report to UIDAI listed several security threats with a centralized data store house of Aadhaar mentioning the possibility of hacking, functional creep, insider abuse and risks ...

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Aadhaar-based POS transactions raise privacy concerns

April 28, 2017: Rama Vedashree, CEO, DSCI, shares her concerns about Aadhaar enabled payment systems and urges for security by design when an entire ecosystem gets so closely connected due to such pay...

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MS Dhoni’s Aadhaar leak raises questions on data safety and ...

March 29, 2017: DSCI’s report to UIDAI listed several security threats to the system highlighting the concerns of maintaining centralised databases of biometric personal identifiable information....

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DSCI featured in Internet of Things World Asia Newsroom

DSCI’s senior consultant, Mayank Lau talks about Cybersecurity & privacy aspects of IoT in India’s manufacturing companies for Internet of Things World Asia Conference....

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Is Facebook’s encryption key a threat to India’s national se...

“Law enforcement would not be really happy with this move as the PGP algorithm itself was developed as a revolt against the US government’s decision of forcing the service providers to pro...

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NETmundial: Is the world any closer to global oversight of t...

The authored article by Dr. Kamlesh Bajaj, CEO, DSCI highlights the current state of Internet and its governance. In this article, he critically analyses the outcome document of NetMundial conference ...

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India: Privacy Bill will likely reflect EU Directive

March 10, 2014 | The Indian Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) called for comments – on 25 February 2014 – on a draft Privacy Protection Bill (‘the Bill’). The draft Bill co...

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