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Tag: Digital Identity

What UIDAI doesn’t tell you about offline use of Aadhaar for KYC

After the Supreme Court of India struck down the use of Aadhaar by private entities in its recent judgement, UIDAI and lobbying houses have been promoting the offline use of Aadhaar. This article tries to help you understand offline Aadhaar from the perspectives of an Aadhaar holder and a private business using Aadhaar for customer […]

Kārana Meetup — Reasoning Digital Identity – Kaarana – Medium

Digital Identity Research Initiative (DIRI) of Indian School of Business, Hyderabad is organising an international conference on digital identity focused on Aadhaar on July 11–13, 2018. Since a large number of people interested in digital identity will be around. Team Kārana is hosting a meetup discussing our work studying the role of digital identity in […]

A billion users, but no bug reporting policy – Kaarana – Medium

Mainstream and social media have carried several reports about security issues in Aadhaar. Any organisation holding so much sensitive information of individuals (including yours) should ideally host a bug bounty program for independent security researchers, to receive and process bug reports in a secure manner. Certain features of Aadhaar — like eKYC — share sensitive […]

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