Cyberattack on GSTN portal? Cryptic tweet raises data security concerns among taxpayers

Dipak Mondal reports: At 12 noon yesterday, the GST Network (GSTN), the IT backbone of the Goods and Services Tax, put out a tweet saying that it had detected “some activity in the cyberspace by unscrupulous elements because of which some taxpayers may have experienced difficulties/delays in accessing the GST portal which otherwise is working fine”. This cryptic tweet hinted towards a possible cyberattack on the GSTN portal, which stores highly sensitive information about 1.25 crore taxpayers, many of which are very large corporations. Read more on Business Today.DataBreaches.netRead More