PAN Card Linked with Aadhaar Card?
How Safe Is Your Data In This Panopticon Model Of Mass Surveillance?
In the late 18th century, the well-known English social reformer and jurist Jeremy Bentham wanted to build a ‘panoptican’ for a mass surveillance of the prisoners in England. He advocated designing an institutional building be used to keep an eye on all the jail inmates by a single watchman. Very similarly, India is witnessing the biggest surveillance program ever under the name of single identity and availing benefits of governments’ schemes. Another logic behind enrolment of Aadhaar is the ‘national security’. National security?
CIDR, A Single Database Of People’s Data
Data Leak Crisis
What is Next?