Tales from the Encrypted Is it Safe to Have an Aadhaar Number?
The Aadhaar database could soon be the largest repository of biometric information in the world. But its architecture has led to a wave of concern over privacy and misuse.Add to list
Tales from the Encrypted The Rise and Fall of the Pirates of Torrent Bay
Content creators have often made legal access to content difficult. As if driven by an evolutionary trait, people’s insatiable need for entertainment has led them to online piracy.Add to list
Tales from the Encrypted Cyberterror and the World’s Most Dangerous Worm
The release of Stuxnet, a computer worm developed by the US, into the hands of the public has sparked concern over disruption of traffic control systems and power plants.Add to list
Tales from the Encrypted How a Word File Can Take Down a Government
A software expert explains to you the relative simplicity of the means by which an attacker can access a top government official’s system.Add to list
Tales from the Encrypted Are You a Click Away From Getting Conned?
Using a WiFi hotspot or repeating passwords compromises your online safety. On Safer Internet Day, we could all do with tips on how to stay secure.Add to list