Authenticating agencies (AUAs, KUAs, Sub-AUAs) that fail to comply with UIDAI’s Aadhaar Data Vault mandate will attract penal action and hefty financial penalties.
With the Indian Government releasing the Justice BN Srikrishna Committee of Experts Report on Data Protection recently, a new law in the form of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018, is all set to soon become a reality in India.
The sheer widespread usage of e-mails, both on a personal and on a professional basis by sheer billions of people, means hackers and cyber criminals can target multiple people at once.
Let’s visualize another scenario. A group of employees go down to have lunch. One of them swipes their own card and holds it open for everyone to go through. He doesn’t notice that someone else has slipped inside while the door was open.
One of the most publicized POS breaches happened with American retailer, Target in 2013 where 41 million customer payment card accounts and contact information for more than 60 million Target customers were affected.
Two Canadian banks, The Bank of Montreal and CIBC-owned Simplii Financial, were targeted by hackers who managed to get access to the personal information of thousands of their customers.
Cryptojacking is a sneaky but extremely effective way for hackers to get their desired results in exactly the surreptitious, stealthy way they desire.