On may 2019, #Whatsapp sent out notification informing that there was breach, taken care of.
Whastapp believed that software may have breached 121 users in India
Further clarifications have been sought from whatsapp in Nov 2019 with impact on Indian users
#NSO says only sell to govt agency, tell which agency, how much spent for same and from where?
Chattisgarh and Maharashtra govt officials meeting with NSO details should be disclosed.
Pegasus not only hacks, also plants fake docs, in koregaon case I was framed.
Pegasus was used to snoop socio political activists, politicians and journalists.
Why did govt hide info they got from FB and what did you do immediately and not issue a notification about threat? Why not caution public?
If have nothing to hide, table reply
There is a new love for Israeli mode of surveillance and governance.
There is no permanent fixing position that this and this person is under surveillance.
Contradiction in Minister's response. No proper reason given.
What about security? Is it a chewing gum?
#Pegasus not only goes for encryption or decryption but also planting. We are all vulnerable.
We shall all be impacted, fundamental right to privacy need to be protected
This is a bad thing, and there many more such softwares, we won't even be able to speak freely.
Give details of strengthening of IT Act
V vijaisai Reddy, YSRCP:
Govt is committed to protect data thru data protection act but till then, how can privacy be protected?
European law doesn't allow data to be shared with orgs, our act against SC directions.
Right to privacy a FR, not a political issue
People used to be afraid in 80s and 90s about privacy of calls and letters.
Suggests Indian govt to develop knowledge among masses. Develop a parallel of #whatsapp.
Cyber security is govt priority.
Bridging gap between digital haves and have nots
All states taking steps for digital inclusion
Tech facilitates, empowers but has problems
The SC has upheld privacy as FR we All accepted that. But a terrorist or corrupt person has no right to privacy as per SC.
Everyone has smartphones, even rickshawalas, this is empowerment
FR is also subject to reasonable restrictions
19(1) gives freedom but 19(2)-(6) give conditions
Our national security being compared to a chewing gum, remember we mourned 26/11 two days ago
India will never compromise on its data and digital sovereignty
(On mob lychings) #Whatsapp has regulated how many messages can be forwarded at once and setup its office in India
If msg spreads violence, it's origin, circulator of nuisance has to be informed
I replied to #whatsapp that we got to know your message. Two high officials came to meet me, they never mentioned it as a problem.
How can govt of india join a battle between two private non Indian companies
We have done a lot and will continue to do so