Aadhaar data provided to approved third party affiliates can be found with a simple Google search using the Aadhaar catchphrase ‘Mera Aadhaar Meri Pehchan’.
Passport details of 1,138 personnel of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) were exposed due to security vulnerabilities in their official website. Aadhaar data of AIFF staff and player
In a one minute long video posted on Twitter, a French security researcher demonstrated that the bad coding of the app paves way for an attacker to bypass the password mechanism.
India Post confirmed that another layer of security has been added by restricting the access to the intended users only.
The attacks were carried out using a flaw in Apache Struts, a Java platform used by the Department of Posts to develop Java applications.