There is an ongoing debate on whether the authority should be an independent organization or part of the IT ministry.
Data Leaks Hit Indonesia’s Tech Ecosystem
While Southeast Asia’s digital economy blossoms, cybersecurity remains a blindspot.
The CEOs of Tokopedia, Bukalapak, and Gojek, as well as the executive director of Shopee Indonesia, spoke with members of parliament about the digital economy.
Researchers from vpnMentor were able to find the leak and access eHAC’s database easily, as it was “completely unsecured and unencrypted.”
Many entities purchase black market data, but illegal fintech platforms might be the hackers’ biggest patrons.
There is scant public information about Caturnusa Sejahtera Finance, Traveloka’s subcontractor, for its pay later service.
The personal information of nearly every man, woman, and child in Indonesia was posted online after the country’s latest cybersecurity breach.
As several major data leaks lead to calls for urgent action, lawmakers debate the details of a data protection bill.