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Category: Surveillance
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Podcast: How Covid-19 contact-tracing apps could redefine relations between citizens and the state 8.5.2020 Scroll.in
A conversation with data experts Ananth Padmanabhan and Sahil Deo.
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Aarogya Setu "Absolutely Robust, Safe": Minister Amid Privacy Concerns 6.5.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has asserted that the Aarogya Setu app is "absolutely robust, safe and secure" in terms of privacy protection and data security, rejecting charges by the opposition...
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No data or security breach in Aarogya Setu app, says Centre after hacker raises concern 6.5.2020 Scroll.in
Ethical hacker Elliot Alderson has warned the ‘privacy of 90 million Indians is at stake’ due to the mobile application launched by Narendra Modi’s government.
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"No Data Breach In Aarogya Setu App": Government On Hacker's Red Flag 6.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
There is no security breach in coronavirus tracking app Aarogya Setu, the government said today in response to claims by a French "white hat", or ethical hacker, that the "privacy of 90 million...
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Covid-19: Noida Police to punish residents who do not have Aarogya Setu app 5.5.2020 Scroll.in
Repeat offenders could be imprisoned up to 6 months or fined up to Rs 1,000.
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Israel extends coronavirus cell phone surveillance by three weeks 5.5.2020 Reuters: World News
A parliamentary panel on Tuesday authorised Israel's Shin Bet security service to continue using mobile phone data to track people infected by the coronavirus until May 26, prolonging an initiative described by critics as a threat to privacy.
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"Excuse For Surveillance State...": Shashi Tharoor On Aarogya Setu 4.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Monday expressed concerns over the central government's decision to make the Aarogya Setu mobile application mandatory for public and private employees, who are...
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"Malware": Digvijaya Singh Raises Doubts Over Aarogya Setu App 3.5.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh today raised privacy and data issues over the usage of "Aarogya Setu App", a COVID-19 tracking mobile application launched by...
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Aarogya app 'sophisticated surveillance', says Rahul 3.5.2020 Rediff: News
Technology can help keep us safe, but fear must not be used to track citizens without their consent, he said. The mobile application helps users identify whether they are at risk of the COVID-19 infection.
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Rahul Gandhi raises security, privacy concerns over Aarogya Setu app 2.5.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the Aarogya Setu mobile application is a "sophisticated surveillance system" outsourced to a private operator, raising serious data security and privacy concerns. ​​Technology can help keep us safe, but fear must not be used to track citizens without their consent, he said.
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"Aarogya Setu A Sophisticated Surveillance System": Rahul Gandhi 2.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Congress MP Rahul Gandhi today criticised the government over the coronavirus tracking app Aarogya Setu as a "sophisticated surveillance system". The app that was meant for voluntary use when it was...
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Aarogya Setu Mandatory for Employees in India, People in Containment Zones 2.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
The government has made the use of Aarogya Setu app mandatory for all public and private sector employees while announcing another extension of the ongoing lockdown to contain the COVID-19 pandemic....
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Govt makes Aarogya Setu a must for all office workers 2.5.2020 Rediff: Business
The ministry of home affairs has made the use of Aarogya Setu app mandatory for all employees, both private and public, and pinned the responsibility for compliance on the head of respective organisations.
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Swiss soldiers pick up smartphones to fight COVID-19 1.5.2020 Reuters: World News
In the battle against coronavirus, Swiss soldiers are using smartphones to test a new contact tracing application that could prevent infections while also protecting users' privacy.
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Should COVID-19 App Be Mandatory? Talks On, No Decision Yet, Say Sources 1.5.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Aarogya Setu, the contact-tracing app the government has been pushing in its fight against coronavirus, may be made mandatory for all citizens amid concerns expressed by experts about privacy and...
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Interview: Is Aarogya Setu a tool for Covid-19 contact tracing or mass surveillance? 30.4.2020 Scroll.in
A conversation with Lalitesh Katragadda, who has worked on the app, and Raman Jit Singh Chima, founder of Internet Freedom Foundation.
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The pandemic's other dangers 26.4.2020 Rediff: News
'Every strongman leader is faced with the same opportunity: Harness the increased societal panic to amass more power,' warns Mihir S Sharma.
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From Aadhaar to Aarogya Setu: How surveillance technology is devaluing India’s democratic rights 25.4.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The app could potentially allow the government to peer into aspects of the user’s private life that have nothing to do with Covid-19.
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Apple, Google Update Privacy Of Virus Tracing Tool 25.4.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Apple and Google said Friday their coronavirus "contact tracing" technology would enable smartphone users to control their own data, and that the system would likely be shut down after the pandemic...
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He helped developed the Aarogya Setu app 21.4.2020 Rediff: News
'The information is used only to fight the COVID-19 virus and the privacy terms explicitly state that information will be used only for this purpose.'
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