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Department of Telecom puts Aadhaar based face authentication on hold 

The Department of Telecom (DoT) in a letter dated September 19, 2018, to the UIDAI CEO said that the judgement on petition filed in the apex court challenging Aadhaar based e-KYC process

published on : 24th September 2018

Aadhaar face authentication rollout today, mobile operators ask for more time

The operators under the ambit of Apex Advisory Council for Telecom in India have said that the date of implementation should be at least two months from the date that the device ecosystem is ready.

published on : 15th September 2018

UIDAI system has multiple layers of security check to thwart manipulation: CEO

Once the application for enrolment is received, validation or security checks are performed at the system's back-end too, Ajay Bhushan Pandey said.

published on : 15th September 2018

Report claims Aadhaar database compromised, UIDAI refutes it

UIDAI, the nodal agency that issues the 12-digit number, however, dismissed the report and said that the claims lack substance and are baseless.

published on : 12th September 2018

Ready to address objections to set up social media wing: UIDAI tells Supreme Court

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal told the bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud that they are ready to address suggestions and accommodate them.

published on : 11th September 2018

Aadhaar software hacked; UIDAI needs to work with hackers, says French security expert

According to the report, any unauthorized person from anywhere in the world can generate Aadhaar ID using the patch which is freely available for Rs 2,500.

published on : 11th September 2018

Schools cannot deny admission for lack of Aadhaar: UIDAI

the UIDAI has said that it is aware of instances where some schools are refusing admission in absence of Aadhaar.

published on : 5th September 2018

UIDAI relaxes minimum Aadhaar enrolment targets, related deadlines for banks

The UIDAI has promised that the banks meeting the fresh targets by the revised deadline of November, will not face "financial disincentives" between July and October.

published on : 31st August 2018

Kerala floods: UIDAI asks enrolment agencies to provide free e-Aadhaar printouts

The e-Aadhaar printouts can be taken by people from the enrolment centres by giving their name and biometric authentication, UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey told PTI.

published on : 21st August 2018

'Aadhaar chimeras threat to national security'

Experts opine that it will be impossible to manually remove ghost identities that have trickled into the database since 2011.

published on : 16th August 2018

Banks lax in running Aadhaar centres: M Suresh Kumar

This comes after several banks had written last year to UIDAI to depute private operators to Aadhaar enrolment centres on the bank premises by procuring their own sets of machines.

published on : 13th August 2018

Aadhaar dare effect: UIDAI plans public outreach on dos and don'ts of sharing ID number

UIDAI intends to equate the Aadhaar number with other personal information (PAN, bank account and credit card number) to caution users against placing their personal details in the public domain.

published on : 12th August 2018

Disclosure of Aadhaar number doesn't increase one's digital vulnerability, says TRAI Chief

Sharma was also quick to add that the intention behind the disclosure of his 12-digit number was never to abet others to publish or disclose their Aadhaar numbers.

published on : 7th August 2018

Aadhaar in time of data theft scare: Activists call for scrapping of UIDAI

While many activists advocate for UIDAI to be shut down to put an end to the debate, the call has had little success over the months.

published on : 6th August 2018

UIDAI rebuts scare-mongering against Aadhaar, says data breach impossible

The UIDAI, in a statement also stressed upon the fact that a number stored in the contact list cannot steal data from a mobile phone.

published on : 5th August 2018
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