Case of Privacy Breach by an University

UPDATE 14-07-2020 01:00 PM: HuffPost India published an article on the privacy breach (Delhi University Knew Privacy Breach Put Student Bank Account And Aadhaar Details At Risk) based on my demonstration of the vulnerability and the forensic data that I had collected. Karan Saini, a security researcher who earlier worked with the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) and analysed the data, likened DU’s response to applying a surface-level band-aid for a much deeper problem. “There needs to be further thought applied in the designs of such systems to make them easy for legitimate users to utilise, and harder for …

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