ABC of the Digital Personal Data Protection Bill (DPDPB), 2022

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Some of the facts:

In 2022, the number of cyber attacks against Indian government agencies is the highest than any other government. 

Some of major global cyber attacks or breaches in 2022:

  1. Costa Rica state of emergency declared after ransomware attacks
  2. Twitter users accounts had been compromised
  3. Meta employees were reportedly fired for selling account details to hackers
  4. Crypto.com confirmed $35 million hack
  5. Uber internal system breached 

Some of major cyber attacks or breaches in India in 2022:

  1. AIIMS Delhi servers were hacked
  2. Tata power hit by cyberattack
  3. Cleartrip data breach
  4. Cybercriminals hacked into bank servers of the AP Mahesh Cooperative Bank in Hyderabad
  5. Emails of SEBI official hacked
  6. BharatPay data breach
  7. Akasa Air suffered data breach

The ministry of electronics and information technology (MeitY) has extended the last date for public consultation on the draft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill (DPDPB), 2022, to January 2, 2023.  If you still want to provide any feedback regarding DPDPB, 2022 then please do it. Hope we will face fewer data breaches this year 2023.