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White House tracking website visitors with online ‘fingerprinting’

Published time: July 23, 2014 22:51 A screenshot from whitehouse.gov I The White House is tracking visitors to its website, despite proudly promising that WhiteHouse.gov complies with federal privacy laws and does not use cookies. The AddThis tracker is present… Continue Reading →

#Aadhaar: If you have tears, why shed them for the #UID ?

                USHA RAMANATHAN | 07/04/2014 1       When asked how Nilekani-led UIDAI could let foreign companies get their hands on the data, we are told that they had no means of knowing that they are foreign… Continue Reading →

#India – Know How Technology Is Leveraged To Take Away Your Freedom #UID #Sec66a

From Section 66A’s crusade against freedom of speech to how the UID is reminiscent of Hitler’s Germany.  Nachiket Mhatre 15th Aug 2013   Through the annals of history, there hasn’t been an intangible quantity for which as much blood has… Continue Reading →

#India – Lessons Learnt From UID Data Loss

by Robin Chatterjee 22nd July, 2013 in Security         In April 2013 when Maharashtra government admitted to the loss of personal data of around 3 lakh applicants for Aadhaar card, it served to highlight just the tip of the potentially disastrous, catastrophic iceberg we… Continue Reading →

83-year-old nun convicted of sabotage for breach of US atomic complex #WTFnews

Published time: May 09, 2013 01:07, RT Photo from www.facebook.com/SisterMeganRice Share on Tumblr Tags Crime, Military, SciTech, Protest, Law, USA,Security Three activists, including an 83-year-old nun, who broke into a US nuclear weapons facility in Tennessee were convicted on Wednesday of interfering with national security…. Continue Reading →

SC tells Centre to limit use of red beacons on VIP vehicles

TAGS: Supreme Court | Red Lights | Beacon lights | VIP sirens The Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that the government should consider limiting the use of beacon lights and sirens only on vehicles of constitutional functionaries, police, army, fire service vehicles and ambulances. A bench said… Continue Reading →

#India- Justice AP Shah expert Groups Report on #Privacy #Planning Commission #mustread

pic ocurtsey – The Hindu With the initiation of national programmes like Unique Identification number,  (UID) NATGRID, CCTNS, RSYB, DNA profiling, Reproductive Rights of Women, Privileged communications and brain mapping, most of which will be implemented through ICT platforms, and… Continue Reading →

IIT Seminar on Privacy

Privacy Matters: Analyzing the “Right to Privacy Bill” Privacy India, and in partnership with the Centre for Internet & Society, International Development Research Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, the Godrej Culture Lab and Tata Institute of Social Sciences, is… Continue Reading →

We Don’t Trust UID with Our Data: India Inc

16th Jan 2012 Shweta Rao The government is likely to sort out differences between the home ministry and Planning Commission over data collection for UID cards this week. The Nandan Nilekani-led UID project has been touted as the world’s largest,… Continue Reading →

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