View: The wrong way to fight fake news ahead of elections
Countries aren’t going to be able to resist manipulation, however, if they undermine the very rights that make them strongest.
WhatsApp says backup messages on Google Drive not encrypted
Messages you back up aren't protected by WhatsApp end-to-end encryption while in ...
Building traceability would undermine end-to-end encryption: WhatsApp
The govt has been pushing WhatsApp to find a solution to trace the orig...
Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's future is privacy focused
Facebook shares rose 0.7 percent on Wednesday. Shares in Snap Inc, which owns messaging app Snapchat, ended down more than 2 percent.
Popular encrypted email standards are unsafe: European researchers
European researchers have found that the popular PGP and S/MIME email encryption standards are vulnerable to being hacked, leading them to urge people using them to disable and uninstall them immediately.
Encephalitis deaths drop by 66% in East UP in 2018
While a big vaccination drive was launched for JE, a massive sanitation and information campaign was launched this year to check cases of AES, which has no vaccine.
CBSE teams up with Microsoft to digitally encrypt question papers
Overall process will be highly secure with encryption and access to download the exam papers at the examination center only 30 minutes prior to start time.
Intermediary norms flout fundamental rights: Congress Unit
The UK has also set up a commission independent of the executive for this purpose,” said Congress unit.
Paper leaks: CBSE mulling encrypted question papers from next year
The CBSE is also planning to provide logistical support to examination centres which lack adequate printing and xerox machines.
After India, WhatsApp to globally limit forwarded messages to 5 chats at a time
The messaging platform also said that the move will help in staying focused on private messaging with close contacts.
Aadhaar protected by high-tech encryption, authentication: UIDAI chairman
J Satyanarayana's statements assume significance in the backdrop of the Supreme Court reserving its verdict on a batch of pleas challenging the Aadhaar Act.
Want to keep WhatsApp the way it was built to be: Chris Daniels, Global head
Daniels said, “We recognise that relying on law enforcement isn’t enough — whenever you introduce new technology there needs to be broad education to explain how to stay safe.”
Never used 'encrypted' question papers to prevent leaks: CBSE
The clarification by the CBSE comes following reports that the board resorted to the method after reports of leaks of economics (Class 12) and mathematics (Class 10) question papers.
WhatsApp appoints grievance officer to curb fake news in India
Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for use...
WhatsApp appoints grievance officer for India
The update mentions that users can seek help through the mobile app, send an email or write in to 'Komal Lahiri', who is based out of the US.
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