Author: george barleta

An attempt to halt the Indian government from creating the biometric identity card mandatory has been rejected by India’s Supreme Court. Aadhar is a unique 12-digit number assigned to every resident of India. It is managed by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UDAI). The program...

The Japan Financial Services Agency (JFSA) and Australian Securities Investments Commission (ASIC) reports completing a co-operation framework that aims to promote financial services in both Japan and Australia. The co-op framework allows both JFSA and ASIC to share information and boost the entry of innovative fintech...

A recent privacy update from Google may positively affect patient data security. Starting last week, Google has begun private medical records from its search results as part of its “Removal Policies”. The policy now includes “confidential, personal medical records of private people” as types of...

Britain’s parliament came under attack when it was hit by a “sustained and determined” cyber attack attempting to identify weak passwords. In an email sent by parliamentary authorities to those people affected said "Earlier this morning we discovered unusual activity and evidence of an attempted cyber-attack...