We have sent our representation to the state as well as the concerned department to fix the issue and use strict measures to ensure that the Personal data of citizens remains safe. You can find our analysis of Indian State COVID-19 apps here https://sflc.in/our-analysis-indian-covid19-apps
Security protections for data processing during the Covid-19 pandemic should not be compromised and the data must be maintained securely and must be exchanged only through secure platforms and hardware.
But we strongly urge that any steps taken by the Central or State Governments must include privacy and data protection for data that is being collected now or screened from already existing data bases and being used in novel ways and strictly adhere to strict data principles.
By just entering a few random digits, one could obtain information such as Name, Gender, Age, Mobile Phone No., Address, Passport details, Travel details as well as the pass issued on the individual's name.
Catch @MishiChoudhary and @PrasanthTweets live in a webinar on ‘Contact Tracing Apps- Designing, Implementation & Effectiveness’ by On June 03, facilitated by Prof. Rahul De, @iimb_official. Register now on: https://bit.ly/3ej21Sy
#Webinar #AppIdeas #CoVid19 #ContactTracingApp
On June 03, [email protected] presents a webinar on ‘Contact Tracing Apps- Designing, Implementation & Effectiveness’ by @MishiChoudhary and @…
391 Shutdowns and counting ...
391 Shutdowns and counting...
We have made an informative brochure highlighting the menace of Internet Shutdowns in India. The brochure will be soon available on our website http://internetshutdowns.in
#LetTheNetWork #KeepItOn #internetshutdown
We are excited to announce that our Founder @MishiChoudhary has been appointed as
as a member of @NAAISORG board of advisors!
We’re excited to have @MishiChoudhary as a member of NAAIS’s board of advisors! Mishi is the founder of @sflcin and graduated with a LLM from @ColumbiaLaw.
We hope her expertise and skillsets will help create a thriving Indian student community in North America.
LIVE Shortly: Release of @SetuAarogya Android version source code
📍: National Media Centre
⏰: 7:00 PM
Watch on PIB's
Twitter joins the fight to #LetTheNetWork
#Twitter joins the fight to #LetTheNetWork.
The fight to #LetTheNetwork that started in 2012 has only gotten stronger. Thank you for your support @twitter @TwitterIndia @HashflagArchive. We will continue with our fight against #internetshutdowns with these super cool emojis. https://twitter.com/HashflagArchive/status/1265148411327774725
A recent data leak on the #DarkWeb has made 2,000 Aadhaar cards and details of 18 lakh Indians, all available for free.
#DataPrivacy #Privacy #privacymatters
In some cases, apps which are only informative and intended to issue advisories have sought permissions for location, photos, storage and camera.
#ContactTracing #coronavirus #covidapp
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