Monthly Archives: June 2022

Is Meity looking like Mohammad Bin Tughlaq?

If media reports are to be believed, Meity is looking like a Mohamad Bin Tughlaq changing its stand again and again…. and again. It appears that there is no clarity on what is to be done in respect of the … Continue reading

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US Cloud Act ..an attempt for bilateral arrangement

While a discussion is going on on the CERT-In Guidelines and the Data Protection Act in India, the United States¬† Cloud Act (2018) is said to offer an approach to enabling law enforcement agencies in India accessing data stored by … Continue reading

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CERT In Rules on data breach notification etc for MSMEs

On 28th April 2022, the Government of India notified certain requirements under Section 70B of ITA 2000/8 regarding information security practices to be followed by all IT system owners. Subsequently, a detailed FAQ was also published by CERT IN. These … Continue reading

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Online Gaming.. Justice Chandru Committee and MeitY

A committee headed by a retired Judge¬† Justice K Chandru constituted by the TN Government has provided its report to the TN Government on the need for regulating online games. The committee had an IIT Professor, a retired ADGP and … Continue reading

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Online DTS Evaluation Tool

Ujvala Consultants Pvt Limited has developed an online Data Protection Compliance Assessment Tool which can assist in generating a DTS score for an organization. DTS or Data Trust Score is a measurability of the extent of data protection compliance of … Continue reading

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Government of India red-flags Information Security of ICICI Bank

The notification from MeitY dated 16th June 2022 declaring the CBS system, RTGS System, NEFT System and the Structured Financial Messaging Server as protected systems and imposing the information security guidelines of 22nd May 2018 is a watershed moment in … Continue reading

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