Category Archives: Cyber Law

Data Privacy Day of India is today

We the Indians often forget our own history but remember the colonial history. This is true as much of the story of Indian independence as the story of India’ journey to the era of Privacy Protection and Data Protection. Today … Continue reading

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Is EDPS endangering the global community including India?

Recently when the JPC submitted its report on PDPB 2019 dissent notes were¬† presented by a few members of the committee belonging to opposition parties . Some of these were related to “Excessive powers” to the law enforcement and “Lack … Continue reading

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We Need Accountability from HDFC Life

We are all aware that insurance companies are aggressive in marketing their policies and are in the forefront of misusing the provisions of law regarding infringing the privacy of individuals. Bigger the company, bigger are the violations. I recently had … Continue reading

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State Bank of India Dombivli harassing a Senior Citizen on Pension account

It is well known that pensioners are dependent on Banks for disbursal of their pensions. Once the pension is approved by the relevant Government department, the instructions are passed on to the Bank and periodical payments are initiated by the … Continue reading

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Git Hub is a Social Media Intermediary and Platform

The recent issue of Sulli deal and Bulli Bai apps being hosted on GitHub has exposed GitHub to liabilities under ITA 2000 as a Significant Social Media Intermediary (It is estimated that there are 5.8 million users from India). According … Continue reading

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Avoid Norton 360 : CERT IN should send an advisory

It appears that the power of corruption and the criminals have now invaded the security guardians. As per the news report, Norton a well known company in the Anti Virus software business is added to the download of Norton 360. … Continue reading

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