Posts Tagged ‘ Government of India ’
Monday, September 10, 2012
The Union Government wants to have the ability to ban social media sites (like Twitter) on a regional level, according to The Economic Times. This basically means that instead of simply banning the site across the country, it can choose to ban the site only for users in Mumbai, while its still funct...
In an attempt to curb the circulation of hate messages/inflammatory and harmful content that led to the exodus of North-Eastern people from some parts of the country, the Indian government has blocked 245 websites, adding that more could follow. “Keeping in view the sensitivity and need for restor...
21 August, 2012 |
Internet security has been a concern for the Indian government for a long time now. As per the information tracked and reported to the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) a total of 90, 119, 252 and 117 Government websites were hacked in the year 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 (till June) r...
9 January, 2012 |
Canada’s Research In Motion Ltd. has set up a facility in Mumbai to aid the Indian government in carrying out lawful surveillance of its BlackBerry services, according to WSJ. The facility will be responsible for replying to the lawful intercept requests given by the government for consumer servi...
31 October, 2011 |