Tag "Aarogya Setu"

Aarogya Setu goes open source; Govt announces Bug Bounty Programme

By : CIOL Bureau

In the latest release, Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog, said that Aarogya Setu is now open source. This means after 27 May 2020, they will upload the digital contact tracing app on the public GitHub repository. Further, it will be available

Netizens demand Open Source Aarogya Setu after French Hacker targets the app

By : CIOL Bureau

Open source refers to something people can modify and share because its design is publicly accessible. So, after French hacker, Robert Baptiste released a statement for the app’s vulnerability, netizens have started demanding open source. So, Open Source Aarogya Setu will

Aarogya Setu launches IVRS Number 1921 for those who don’t have smartphones

By : CIOL Bureau

As soon as the Aarogya Setu App was released, it saw a very high number of downloads. It is used to monitor your health condition and intimate you about any positive cases round you. But there was a slight problem

Aarogya Setu comes clean amid its privacy issues

By : CIOL Bureau

After the government made it mandatory for every organisation to implement the download of Aarogya Setu app, its security issues’ debate rose again. Even Rahul Gandhi posed a question yesterday: Aarogya Setu is India’s very own mobile tracking app. National Informatics

Fake News Alert: Indian Government is not making wristbands along with Aarogya Setu App to monitor patients

By : CIOL Bureau

Recently, a piece of news started doing round that Government was making wristbands with embedded Aarogya Setu App. This would be used to monitor Quarantined patients. Indian Fact check twitter handle said that the news was fake and baseless. Government

Why is PM Modi fixated on the Privacy Disaster Aarogya Setu App? Everything you need to know.

By : Laxitha Mundhra

In his speech dated April 14, PM Modi laid down a seven-pointer guideline with the extension of the lockdown. In it, he asked the Indian population to download and register within the Government developed the Aarogya Setu App. What is