Who Rules the Internet? A New Website Tells Us Why Women Should Think about Surveillance

Who Rules the Internet? A New Website Tells Us Why Women Should Think about Surveillance: A new website called ‘Gendering Surveillance’ brings you research, case studies, and articles on gendered aspects of internet surveillance. It has been put together by the Internet Democracy Project (an offshoot of the organisation Point of View) examines how the advent of…

Nagaland tops IT, e-Governance sector

Nagaland tops IT, e-Governance sector: Kohima: The Computer Society of India (CSI)-Nihilent Nagaland on Tuesday declared Nagaland as a top performing state from among the northeastern states in Information Technology and e-Governance sector. “Nagaland is the only state in India where the state is acting as Service Centre Agency without engaging private companies for running…

Government of India launches Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Center

Government of India launches Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Center: In the wake of the recent spate of hackings of the digital information systems in various government entities, the government of India has launched Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Center through CERT-in. Computer Emergency Response Team has developed this new desktop and mobile security solution…

Net neutrality, digital access, and Trai: Will innovation and the real end-users win?

Net neutrality, digital access, and Trai: Will innovation and the real end-users win?: The telecom regulator, Trai, has launched the second, and hopefully, final phase of its net neutrality consultation, more than two years after the commencement of formal regulatory and policy discussions on the subject. The overlong consultation is a reflection of the global…

Government of India launches ‘Cyber Swachhta Kendra’; a new mobile and desktop security solution

Government of India launches ‘Cyber Swachhta Kendra’; a new mobile and desktop security solution: At a time when cyber attacks are increasing by the day, the government through its Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-in) on Tuesday launched “Cyber Swachhta Kendra” – a new desktop and mobile security solution for a secure cyberspace in the country.…