Data security shouldn’t be political. It applies to all of us. Each one of us. Which is why this story is important.
The morning of December 2, news portal YourStory published an unsigned story titled “22-year-old hacker from Mumbai hacks Narendra Modi app, exposes threat to 7 million user data”. In it Javed Khatri, a 22-year old mobile developer from Mumbai, makes the following claim:
“I am able to access private data of any user on the app. The data includes phone number, email, name, location, interests, last seen etc.