United Nations’ Resident Coordinator in India Yuri Afanasiev said that India needs regulatory reforms to protect people against fraud and misuse of data by unscrupulous elements.
The scope of security measures verification will include the device, its operating system, the pre-loaded applications that it comes with, and also the browser of the device. The IT ministry said there will be unlimited compensation depending on the extent of damage caused.
The government has asked all smartphone companies, majority of them Chinese manufacturers, to outline the procedures and processes adopted by them to ensure security and privacy of users’ data. In all, the IT ministry has written to 21 smartphones makers.
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