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  1. Cybersecurity in the Financial Sector: An Overview

    Sowmya Karun  In the Union Budget for 2017-18, Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley announced the setting up of a dedicated Computer Emergency Response Team for the Financial Sector (Cert-Fin). The proposed emergency response team is slated to work in co-ordination with financial sector regulators and other stakeholders. Read More

  2. Delhi HC hears the the Right to be Forgotten Case

    The pending right to be forgotten petition came up for hearing before the Delhi High Court today. The case seeks the deletion of a court order, which has been reproduced on the website Indiankanoon.com, on the ground that it violates the petitioners’ right to privacy and reputation. This… Read More

  3. Digital Wallet Security: Is there a framework?

    Sidharth Deb* Since the announcement of India’s demonetisation policy, there has been a rapid surge in the number of online wallet transactions. The reasons for this are twofold: Cash scarcity; and The convenience afforded to consumers through e-wallet/online wallet services In furtherance of the policy of… Read More

  4. Decoding Privacy Policies – WhatsApp

    Last week, the Supreme Court admitted a petition challenging the Delhi High Court’s judgment upholding WhatsApp’s updated privacy policy. The revised policy allows it to share user data with its parent company, Facebook. While the petitioners were granted some relief, the High Court refused to consider… Read More