The Digital Personal Data Protection Act (DPDP Act), which aims to safeguard the privacy and security of personal data, has received approval from the President of India. The Act is a bid to tackle ongoing data privacy issues in the country. There are concerns, however, over broad data usage scope, citizen awareness, and vague security standards, which may potentially impact the Act’s effective enforcement.
Rampant ransomware attacks have hit the healthcare industry, with incidents increasing by more than 600%, costing an average of $10 million per breach. This has