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People should have right on their data, not companies, says telecom regulator

'The Right to Choice, Notice, Consent, Data Portability, Right to be Forgotten should be given to telecom consumers,' Trai said.

16 Jul 2018 8:15 PM

Extensive data privacy bill approved in California

The move by California came after large breaches in recent years at companies including Target and Equifax.

29 Jun 2018 7:56 AM

Why guarding privacy, protecting your data is becoming vital in our digital age

No one quite knows when the Srikrishna Committee will present its final report to the government, but it could be pretty soon.

14 Jun 2018 2:15 AM

Freelancing jobs on a rise, content remains the king

The top 50 fastest growing and declining job types in the online labour market, the number of freelancers is on an uptrend.

27 Apr 2018 12:25 PM

Artificial intelligence can help you protect personal data

People do not always take the time to read website terms and conditions before accepting them.

19 Feb 2018 3:31 PM


Facebook fined $1.4 mn in Spain over users' data privacy

Agency claims FB collected personal data from its users in Spain without obtaining their unequivocal consent.

11 Sep 2017 5:19 PM

12 mobile phone companies inform govt about data security procedures

IT Ministry had written to mobile phone companies to outline procedures adopted by them to ensure security and privacy of users data.

29 Aug 2017 10:29 AM

Panel to submit report on data protection by year-end: IT Minister

The government may frame a separate law, if required, or introduce regulations under IT Act for data privacy.

24 Aug 2017 6:39 PM

Trai seeks view on data ownership, privacy to check misuse

It is important to have a clear policy related to data ownership, privacy and security in the telecom space, said Trai chairman.

09 Aug 2017 9:02 PM

How does AI secure organisations from cyber-risks?

Increasing number of organisations are now switching to AI technology in order to safeguard themselves from vulnerabilities.

21 Jun 2017 10:43 AM


Facebook's EU regulator says close to deal on sharing of WhatsApp data

The European Union's 28 data protection authorities last year requested that WhatsApp stop sharing users' data with Facebook

11 Apr 2017 9:28 PM

Top five tips to avoid ransomware

Here’s our quick guide to ransomware – what it’s all about, and five top tips on how you can prevent becoming a victim of ransomware.

27 Mar 2017 12:49 PM