The bill comes in place of the Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 which was withdrawn by the government from Parliament in August.
The TikTok's custom in-app browser monitors keystrokes is problematic, as the user might enter their sensitive data such as login credentials on external websites, a security researcher said.
In order to protect borrowers’ personal data, the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) new lending norms have stressed on data protection.
The government has also clarified that the intention of the regulations is to enhance the detection of smuggling of narcotics, gold, arms & ammunition.
The bill, which had sought to regulate individuals’ personal data, also proposed a single law to deal with personal as well as non-personal data.
Just because Facebook is the formal owner of WhatsApp, which is said to share its data with the parent company does not mean that it is a necessary party to the probe.
Octopus offers to scrape data from Amazon, eBay, Twitter, Yelp, Google, Target, Walmart, Indeed, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram, Meta said in a statement.
The CEOs of Google and Apple were urged to prohibit apps on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store from using data-mining practices that could facilitate the targeting of individuals.
The adult entertainment group said it had long faced difficulties in dealing with Facebook due to "strict content and policy guidelines".
British MPs renewed a demand on Tuesday to interview Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg over a data privacy row that has rocked the social media giant.
Aadhaar data provided to approved third party affiliates can be found with a simple Google search using the Aadhaar catchphrase ‘Mera Aadhaar Meri Pehchan’.
Maybe there has to be a law to be thought about in the future, Arvind Gupta says.