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Other Than Women: Exploring Harassment and Difference Online
A satellite session at RightsCon in Brussels is being organized by the Tactical Technology Collective on March 28, 2017. Rohini Lakshané is a speaker at this ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Mar 27, 2017 04:11 PM — Filed under: ,
The Fintech Disruption - Innovation, Regulation, and Transformation
Sumandro Chattapadhyay attended an event organized by Carnegie India on March 28, 2017. The aim of the initiative was that inclusive and sustainable ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Mar 29, 2017 02:10 AM — Filed under: ,
Net Neutrality Resources
Submissions by the Centre for Internet and Society to TRAI and DoT, 2015-2017. by Prasad Krishna last modified Apr 22, 2017 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Google Hangout on Technology and Jobs
Vanya Rakesh was a speaker at a Google hangout discussion held on Friday, March 24th, 2017 on "Technology and Jobs" as part of a project that ICRIER is doing ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Mar 29, 2017 10:38 AM — Filed under:
Internet Freedom Festival 2017
The Global Unconference of the Internet Freedom Communities took place at Valencia in Spain from March 6 to 10, 2017. The event was organized by the IFF. ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Mar 29, 2017 11:24 AM — Filed under: ,
WISER Lecture : Sumandro Chattapadhyay on Deregulation by Code
University of the Witwatersrand organized a talk by Sumandro Chattapadhyay on Derugulation by Code on March 8, 2017 in Johannesburg. by Prasad Krishna last modified Mar 29, 2017 11:48 AM — Filed under: , ,
How Aadhaar compromises privacy? And how to fix it?
Aadhaar is mass surveillance technology. Unlike targeted surveillance which is a good thing, and essential for national security and public order – mass ... by Sunil Abraham last modified Apr 01, 2017 07:00 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Analysis of Key Provisions of the Aadhaar Act Regulations
In exercise of their powers under of the powers conferred by Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016, ... by Amber Sinha last modified Apr 03, 2017 02:05 PM — Filed under: , , , , ,
The Aadhaar of all things
From a severely critical stand against Aadhaar in 2014, the Modi-led BJP in power has made a sharp U-turn to bulldoze its way into having every Indian scanned, ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Apr 03, 2017 03:46 PM — Filed under: , ,
Law yet to catch up with tech-enabled peeping toms
Devices that give sharp images are the order of the day. But this clarity is lacking when it comes to regulating use of cameras and camera phones in public ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Nov 08, 2012 08:06 AM — Filed under: ,
India ranks second globally in accessing private details of users
According to the latest transparency report released by Google, India ranks second in the world for accessing private details of its citizens, only after the ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Nov 19, 2012 04:49 AM — Filed under: , ,
Court’s approval needed to tap phones: Panel
Investigators can monitor a person for 15-20 days on executive orders in case of emergencies, suggests panel. by Prasad Krishna last modified Oct 22, 2012 07:02 AM — Filed under: ,
Privacy Perspectives on the 2012 -2013 Goa Beach Shack Policy
CCTVs in India are increasingly being employed by private organizations and the government in India as a way to increase security and prevent/ deter crime from ... by Elonnai Hickok last modified Oct 25, 2012 10:23 AM — Filed under: ,
Bolstering right to remain private
The Justice AP Shah panel has done to well to lay down an enforceable roadmap that can strengthen privacy laws in the country. It’s now for the legislature to ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Oct 29, 2012 09:00 AM — Filed under: ,
Comments on the Statistical Disclosure Control Report
This submission presents comments by the Centre for Internet and Society, India (“CIS”) on the ​Statistical Disclosure Control Report published on March 30th ... by Srinivs Kodali and Amber Sinha last modified Mar 13, 2019 12:28 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Biggest blast on Aadhaar leak so far: govt sites leaked data of 13 crore people
In yet another shocking report of personal data breach in India, it has emerged that Aadhaar data of 13 crore people was put out on websites of four major ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 03, 2017 02:35 PM — Filed under: , ,
130 Million Aadhaar Numbers Were Made Public, Says New Report
The research report looks at four major government portals whose poor information security practices have exposed personal data including bank account details. by Prasad Krishna last modified May 20, 2017 06:32 AM — Filed under: , ,
Govt may have made 135 million Aadhaar numbers public: CIS report
CIS report says Aadhaar numbers leaked through government databases could be 100-135 million and bank accounts numbers leaked about 100 million. by Prasad Krishna last modified May 03, 2017 03:43 PM — Filed under: , ,
Kashmir: Telecom firms struggle to block 22 banned social media sites
A BSNL official says engineers are still working on shutting down the 22 social media sites but so far had been unable to do so without freezing the Internet ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 04, 2017 02:29 AM — Filed under: , , ,
April 2017 Newsletter
Welcome to the CIS newsletter for April 2017. by Prasad Krishna last modified May 20, 2017 12:59 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Aadhaar numbers of 135 mn may have leaked, claims CIS report
Aadhaar numbers and personal information of as many as 135 million Indians could have been leaked from four government portals due to lack of IT security ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 12, 2017 03:40 PM — Filed under: , ,
Aadhaar: Are a billion identities at risk on India's biometric database
"My fingerprints and iris are mine and my own. The state cannot take away my body," a lawyer told India's Supreme Court last week. by Prasad Krishna last modified May 20, 2017 06:38 AM — Filed under: , ,
Meeting on Proactive Disclosure and Personal Data (Delhi, May 13, 5:30 pm)
CIS is organising an informal discussion on topics related to proactive disclosure and personal data thrown up by the recently published report by Amber Sinha ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified May 13, 2017 04:32 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Indian Government says it is still drafting privacy law, but doesn’t give timelines
by Prasad Krishna last modified May 15, 2017 02:10 AM — Filed under: ,
Plug data leak before imposing Aadhaar
As the Central government continues to expand the scope and boundaries of the applicability of Aadhaar, the unique identification number, even before the ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 17, 2017 02:10 AM — Filed under: , ,
Partnership on AI Adds Corporate, NGO Members, Charts Initial Course
Artificial intelligence is a booming business in 2017, but one that also comes with significant baggage in the form of public misunderstanding, potential job ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 19, 2017 06:00 AM — Filed under:
Intel, eBay, SAP, Salesforce y Sony colaborarán en inteligencia artificial
Junto a otras empresas como Zalando, McKinsey & Company o Cogitai han decidido unirse a la asociación Partnership on AI impulsada por Amazon, Google, Facebook, ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 19, 2017 06:50 AM — Filed under:
IT companies in Bengaluru on high alert over WannaCry ransomware
In the wake of the ransomware attack triggered by WannaCry virus, IT firms in Bengaluru are racing against time to updating their security systems. At some ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 19, 2017 09:05 AM — Filed under: , ,
What’s Hard To Digest About The Zomato Hacking
Yet another day, yet another major security breach. But, this time it’s not a presidential candidate in the U.S. or the U.K.’s National Health Service. ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 19, 2017 09:22 AM — Filed under: , ,
UIDAI puts posers to CIS over Aadhaar data leak claim
Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI has asked research firm Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) to explain its sensational claim that 13 crore Aadhaar numbers ... by Prasad Krishna last modified May 19, 2017 09:28 AM — Filed under: , , ,