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UIDAI के इस कदम से डिजिटल वॉलेट कंपनियों को लगा झटका, ई-केवाईसी करना होगा मुश्किल

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भारतीय विशिष्ट पहचान प्राधिकरण ने आधार डाटा को डिजिटल पेमेंट कंपनियों से शेयर करने पर रोक लगा दी। Jagran Hindi News - technology:tech-news

UIDAI suspends operator’s services

Punjab
Rachna Khaira Tribune News Service Jalandhar, March 15 Acting on The Tribune report, ‘Another chink? Operator saves 921 e-copies of Aadhaar in his laptop’ (March 15), the Registrar, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), Punjab, today suspended the services of the Aadhaar operator at the Sewa Kendra on the premises of the District Administrative Complex here. Confirming the development, an official of the District Food and Civil Supplies (DFSC) Department said the operator, in a statement, had admitted that he saved e-Aadhaar cards of people turning up at his counter for updating details. “However, he claimed to have done it after taking ‘verbal’ permission from the applicants who wanted to get their cards laminated,” said the official investi...

UIDAI probes Aadhaar software row

Punjab
Rachna Khaira Tribune News Service Jalandhar, February 1 Almost a month after The Tribune’s Aadhaar data breach expose, a case of suspected tampering with Aadhaar software was reported here today. On a tip-off by Village-Level Entrepreneur (VLE) Bharat Bhushan Gupta, the whistleblower in the case, a team of senior officers from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), led by Chandigarh-based regional office’s Deputy Director Prem Thakur, arrived here to investigate the matter. Gupta said similar software was earlier being sold for Rs 300 on the grey market, but after The Tribune story, it was now being offered for Rs 2,500-3,000. He claimed to have spoken to the seller in the presence of the UIDAI team. “According to the seller’s claim, the tampered sof...

UIDAI was aware of breach attempts for long

Punjab
Rachna Khaira Tribune News Service Jalandhar, January 11 As inputs from across the country pour in at The Tribune office following the report exposing illegal access to Aadhaar data, it is becoming increasingly clear that not only have there been multiple breaches in the past but also the authorities have been well-aware of those. Arrests were made, investigations carried out. Yet, breaches continued. Edit: Virtual ID for Aadhaar FM had admitted to 20 bank frauds Refused Aadhaar nine times, farmer at wit’s end The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), with the help of the Uttar Pradesh Police, had busted a statewide network in Kushinagar district in June last year and arrested six persons selling pirated software for Rs 500 to Rs 2,500 to empanelled agents under the Aadha...