by Sruthi V S The agriculture ministry of the Andhra Pradesh has exposed Aadhaar of thousands of farmers on their website. Baptiste Robert, a French security researcher who goes by Elliot Alderson on Twitter, pointed out the leak Tuesday. Along with Aadhar details, the database reveals other details such as the name, father’s name, mobile number, village name, and caste. According to the Economic Times, the database was available through a simple Google Search and is still live. https://twitter.com/fs0c131y/status/1133291204697890818 Alderson has also revealed the Aadhaar leak by government company Indane in February 2019. He found that the name, address, and Aadhaar numbers were exposed and around 6.7 million Indane customers were affected. Similarly, in July 2018, the personal data of more than 23,000 farmers were leaked by the AP government. These were the farmers who received subsidies from the Andhra Pradesh…
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