About 33 percent of people in the country store computer passwords, bank accounts, credit and debit card details, and other personal data, such as Aadhaar or PAN card, in an insecure email or contact number. . This was revealed in a survey conducted by the Local Circle. In this survey, 24,000 people were questioned from India’s 393 districts, of which 39 per cent said they had written all these details on paper, while 21 per cent said they had memorized them.
In addition, nearly 29 percent of Indians share their ATM or debit card PIN details with their immediate family members, while nearly four percent share these details with their domestic or office colleagues.
29% say password to others
The company found in its survey that nearly 29 percent gave access to one or more members of a nearby family with the details of their passwords. At the same time, about four percent have revealed their password to one or more employees, and two percent have revealed their password to one or more friends. The highest 65 percent said they had no access to anything but their ATM or debit card details.
The results will be tabled before the government
The company said the results of the survey will be presented to the government and the Reserve Bank of India, which will be used to create programs to educate the public on how to effectively protect personal and financial information. . Can to
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