The mysterious appearance of UIDAI’s toll-free number on mobile phonesIsn't it creepy to have a number added to your mobile phone directory automatically? Just imagine the consequences if some person or some organization had direct access to our phones, laptop, and the other devices.
For this particular incidence, anyone out of three- telecom service providers, mobile manufacturers and operating system (OS) providers like Google and Apple could be responsible.
None of the three entities mentioned have taken up any responsibility.
Data security is in a big threat and danger in this digitally exploding and dependent economy that we are currently in. Data theft is on the rise and even Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg had to publicly apologize for the data theft scandal in his organization.
We as users should be alert to what and how much information are we putting out there on the web.