The government should buy valid SSL certificates for all its web applications to secure the mobile and desktop security of people using government websites.
Microsoft stopped support for Windows XP operating system in 2014, but 70% of India’s ATMs still run on it, leaving users vulnerable to security threats.
Sameer Kochhar, against whom the UIDAI has reportedly filed an FIR, says Aadhaar’s omnipresence and the resultant security issues are its biggest problem.
As offline transactions are tagged to online profiles — Gmail or Facebook — and mobile number, it’s easy for criminals to steal your online identity.
We increasingly fear and distrust the internet, and spurred by that fear, we may have unwittingly created the perfect environment for a government-controlled digital realm.
The threat of cyberattacks is right upon our doorstep. Let’s take a look at how prepared we are to face this almost certain eventuality and where the loopholes are