IT grids case: Aadhaar data of 7.8 crore with IT firm, FIR filed

IT grids case: Aadhaar data of 7.8 crore with IT firm, FIR filed

HYDERABAD: The Cyberabad police has filed an FIR on the complaint of UIDAI stating that information technology firm IT Grids (India) was in possession of Aadhaar data of over 7.8 crore residents of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Aadhaar Operator's Biometrics Stolen & Misused, UIDAI Documents Prove

Aadhaar Operator's Biometrics Stolen & Misused, UIDAI Documents Prove

Now Sheokhand’s case, UIDAI error reports and email correspondence, indicate that Sheokhand’s stolen credentials were probably plugged into this malicious software and then used to fraudulently enrol new users to the Aadhaar database.

UIDAI proposal for SIM cards impacts privacy

UIDAI proposal for SIM cards impacts privacy

On Friday, a joint statement said, “In fact, the DoT and UIDAI are in a process to bring out a completely hassle-free and digital procedure for issuing new SIM cards through a mobile app, which will be fully compliant of the Supreme Court judgement in the Aadhaar Case.”

UIDAI’s Aadhaar Software Hacked, ID Database Compromised, Experts Confirm

UIDAI’s Aadhaar Software Hacked, ID Database Compromised, Experts Confirm

Bengaluru-based cyber security analyst and software developer Anand Venkatanarayanan, who also analysed the software for HuffPost India and shared his findings with the NCIIPC government authority, said the patch was assembled by grafting code from older versions of the Aadhaar enrolment software—which had fewer security features— on to newer versions of the software.

Aadhaar's image makeover? Govt of India "refusing to divulge" info on amount being spent by UIDAI

Aadhaar's image makeover? Govt of India "refusing to divulge" info on amount being spent by UIDAI

(a): Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) doesn’t hire advertising and creative agencies for image makeover for Aadhaar programme.

Aadhaar, World's Largest Digital ID Project, Sued For Data Leaks

Aadhaar, World's Largest Digital ID Project, Sued For Data Leaks

Highlights Delhi High Court will hear a plea seeking damages for Aadhaar data leaks The UIDAI has 6 weeks to reply and the case will be heard on November 19 Numerous reports of Aadhaar data leaks have raised security concerns