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Public Availability of Aadhar Numbers and related Personal Information: A Serious Security Concern

Aadhaar Details of Citizens is a serious security concern.
Aadhaar is a unique 12-digit Identification Number issued to Indian citizens. The data collected for the generation of unique ID includes name, biometric details and demographic details of an individual. Also, it has become compulsory for all the citizens to get an Aadhaar number to avail certain government services. Further, as per recent court approval, in Budget 2017, Aadhaar number can be ma...
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ESET Security Reports Malicious Apps on Google Playstore

Malicious Apps stealing user credentials found on Google Playstore.
For routine security check-ups it is essential for the Gadget users to stay updated with the news and security notifications (including warnings, alerts, new releases, security patches etc.) regarding the nature of device/gadget in use. This practice will ensure safety of the device and the information stored on it. It has become a norm for the threat actors to target well known and popular ass...
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The BHIM app a revolution: What can one look forward in the ensuing days?

'BHIM' app- By India, For India.
Introduction: The Demonetization drive since its implementation from 08 November 2016, has caused the e-wallet market to flourish. The sale of POS machines and other app based digital payment services have increased multifold. The Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM)app, which was launched by the government in the recent past has been on the testing curve since its inception. Recently, it was al...
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