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The Laws behind Drones in India

The Laws behind Drones in India

One often comes across those beautiful and cinematic aerial shots of sceneries, forests and mountains, which is mostly this footage is captured through drones. Amongst other applications of these Remotely Piloted Aircrafts (RPA) or Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) such as Geographical Mapping, Agriculture Assistance, Forest and wildlife Assistance and Law Enforcement, Filming and Cinematography are …

Cyber/ Digital Parenting 101

Cyber/ Digital Parenting 101

Parenting‌ ‌is‌ ‌not‌ ‌the‌ ‌same‌ ‌anymore.‌ ‌With‌ ‌technological‌ ‌advancements,‌ ‌parenting‌ ‌has‌ ‌also‌ ‌changed.‌ ‌Children‌ ‌having‌ ‌access‌ ‌to‌ ‌the‌ ‌Internet,‌ ‌cell‌ ‌phones,‌ ‌tablets‌ ‌and‌ ‌other‌ ‌technologies‌ ‌need ‌‌a‌ ‌different‌ ‌kind‌ ‌of‌ ‌parenting,‌ ‌which‌ ‌is‌ ‌digital‌ ‌parenting.‌ ‌Children‌ ‌can‌ ‌now‌ ‌open‌ ‌a‌ ‌social‌ ‌media‌ ‌account‌ ‌and‌ ‌interact‌ ‌with‌ ‌different‌ ‌people.‌ ‌Children‌ ‌are‌ ‌using‌ ‌various‌ ‌applications‌ ‌to‌ ‌study,‌ …

Basic steps to improve cybersecurity in an organization

Basic steps to improve cybersecurity in an organization

Getting Cyber- insurance for one’s organization surely is necessary, if the organization collects customer data and is dependent on certain online resources. However, there are a few things, which as an administrative head or a manager of an organization, one can do to promote a culture of taking information security seriously. Here is a list …

Securing oneself on Telegram

Securing oneself on Telegram

Telegram, the messaging app, isn’t well known for cooperating with the law enforcement agencies in providing any kind of data of any users. Due to this and various other factors, it has become quite popular amongst extremist groups as well. With over 200 million users worldwide, this application has become a “go-to” destination for criminals ...

Securing oneself on Snapchat

Securing oneself on Snapchat

People care about saving their snap scores a lot these days. However, it is equally important to save oneself on Snapchat as well. Snapchat has some great privacy and security features right from the installation, such as identifying the person who took the screenshot of a story or snaps only being visible to friends. While ...

The Story ‘Ban on 59 Apps’ is not over

The Story ‘Ban on 59 Apps’ is not over

On 29th June 2020, Ministry of electronics and information technology issued a press release which essentially blocked public access to a list of 59 apps. This was done as per Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, 2000  read with the relevant provisions of the Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking of Access of ...

Securing oneself on Instagram

Securing oneself on Instagram

Instagram is one of the most post popular social media platforms in the world right now, with over 155 million users in India! With such a huge user base, it becomes important to consider the importance of an Individual’s privacy and Security on the platform. Here are a few things one can do to enjoy …

Is your phone hacked?

Is your phone hacked?

Smartphones have become a part and parcel of our lives. From emails to banking all our activities have gone online. Even after a lot of efforts by Google and Apple, mobile malware is present in the official app stores. Malware includes many different types of threats like viruses, spyware, worms, Trojans, etc. Malware gets often …

Apex Court clears the air on Section 65B, Evidence Act

Apex Court clears the air on Section 65B, Evidence Act

The onset of technology and its involvement in our personal lives also brings various challenges of the applicability and acceptability of such technology in more traditional and conventional setups. For example, many people find it intriguing that whether an Agreement made over Email will have the same validity as an agreement made on paper and …