Submitted by Karthik on 21 May, 2012 - 16:17
ZSecure, a security consulting company which made a few ripples last year when it announced vulnerabilities detected on HDFC's website, has made a similar discovery, this time with payback.in. Payback is a firm providing loyalty (reward points) programs for customers, in partnership with a number of well known brands.
Submitted by Karthik on 19 May, 2012 - 23:23
India Today reports that TRAI data indicates that the highest number of consumer complaints were registered against Bharti Airtel in 2011-2012. This information was presented in Parliament by the Minister of State for IT, Milind Deora.
Submitted by Karthik on 17 May, 2012 - 14:18
Since the beginning of this month, certain ISPs have been blocking access to streaming video and torrent sites on their networks. As of today, just about every ISP in the country is reported to be blocking the following sites:
Submitted by Karthik on 15 May, 2012 - 15:41
DNA has a story on the government setting up a website (and a call centre) to allow for RTI applications to be submitted and tracked online.
Submitted by Karthik on 24 October, 2007 - 12:55
NIXI is reported to be working on the introduction of Internationalised domain name support for the .in registry. Internationalised domain names allow for multilingual domains such as the following:
Submitted by Karthik on 1 September, 2007 - 12:21
A Swedish security consultant, Dan Egerstad, has released the passwords of over a 100 e-mail accounts belonging to embassies worldwide including those of India.
Submitted by Karthik on 8 January, 2007 - 21:08
LUG - Delhi maintains a list (dubbed the Hall of Shame) of government and other (deemed) critical websites that force users to use proprietary technology (usually Internet explorer) to access their pages.