PIL on Patent Working Requirement: Timeline and Updates

This post presents recent updates and a timeline of events on Prof. Basheer’s PIL relating to the patent working requirement. Brief Background The writ petition brought into light the issue pertaining to non-compliance of the patent working requirement (known as the… Continue Reading

Toolkit for safer cyberspace for minors

Are you worried about your child’s safety online? Here are few tips to keep your child safe digitally. Read on to follow! See here to view our previous blog post on threats to children in online environment. “Nothing you do… Continue Reading

Rights under the proposed Data Protection framework

Editor’s note: It has been a while since the release of the much highlighted white paper on data protection in India. Vide press release dated 28th December 2017, the government had extended the submission of responses to the white paper… Continue Reading

Hackers exploiting Microsoft’s vulnerabilities to spread ‘Malware’

A malware is malicious software designed to damage you computer system. Depending upon  how a malware is designed, it can either directly carry out DDOS attack or steal passwords, keys or bitcoins wallets. Zyklon Malware This malware has regained its… Continue Reading

Microsoft’s Cybersecurity Engagement Center in India

Editor’s note: In year 2016, Microsoft launched the first full-scale Cybersecurity Engagement Center (CSEC) in Gurugram, India. Prior to the establishment of CSEC, Microsoft started off by creating data centers in India and had announced to open CSEC in India. In 2018,… Continue Reading