Monthly Archives: April 2021

IS 17428 follows its big brother- PDPSI, but lags behind ..by far

This is a continuation of the series of articles IS 17428-I under para 5.12  states, Staff handling personal information or activities related to processing personal information shall: a) Be trained and kept aware about developments depending on their role; b) … Continue reading

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Why IS 17428 : 2020 looks alien

(This is in continuation of the previous article on PDPSI and IS 17428) IS 17428 has been released as an “Indian Standard” and is the second such standard to be released in India behind PDPSI (Personal Data Protection Standard of … Continue reading

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Delhi High Court guidelines on Section 79 of ITA 2000

In a comprehensive speaking order , Honourable Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani of the Delhi High Court has issued a judgement dated 20th April 2021 in the case WP (CRL) 1082/2020 and other petitions, holding light on the rules under Section … Continue reading

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Data Centric Approach of PDPSI

(This is in continuation of our discussions on comparison of the  PDPMS under PDPSI with DPMS of Is17428) PDPSI was the first PDPMS to introduce the concept of “Data Centric Compliance Structure” while most other frameworks focus on the organization. … Continue reading

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PDPSI DTS system is ready for the future…..while IS 17428 is beginning its journey

(This is a continuation of the earlier article in the series) One of the hallmarks of rapid development is the ability to learn from others. Hence it is natural that IS17428 could have borrowed some concepts from the pioneering framework … Continue reading

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Essence of the Essential, And different by a distance PDPSI  or Personal Data Protection Standard of India was unleashed in February 2019 with an article here titled “A step beyond BS 10012 and GDPR-Personal Data Protection Standard of India-PDPSI”.  At … Continue reading

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