Security researcher Srinivas Kodali has reported another leak of Aadhaar numbers. This time on an MNREGA Direct Benefit transfer website. The data of workers is listed by district, tehsil and village and lists the names of individuals, their job card numbers and their Aadhaar numbers. https://twitter.com/digitaldutta/status/989332234976088064 Kodali reported the site to security agencies. However, he has a pertinent question - "where is the UIDAI bug reporting mechanism?". Srinivas Kodali was among the researchers who had reported that government websites were leaking Aadhaar details and personal information for over 130 million Aadhaar holders last year. Other researchers too have reported publicly available Aadhaar information. "Little has changed", says Kodali. "We did not have a way to report these data leaks then, we don't have one now. Security agencies are not really the answer. This isn't a hack or breach or an…
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