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· May, 2017

Stories about Development from May, 2017

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The World’s Largest Biometric Database is Leaking Indian Citizens’ Data — But Keeps On Growing

Advox  2 May 2017

Over the last few months, the Indian twittersphere has been awash with citizens concerned about government websites leaking millions of individual digital ID numbers. On May 1, the Centre for Internet and Society, a multi-disciplinary think tank in Bangalore, released a report indicating that faulty information security practices have exposed as many as 135 million ID...

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