The accused, Imran Chhimpa from Churu town, holds a Masters in Computer Application and was placed under arrest after the Maharashtra Cyber Department traced the Internet Protocol address of the website on which he had allegedly uploaded Jio’s customer data.
“His plan was to create a search engine comprising numbers of cellphone users of all telecom firms. But he had not figured how to acquire data from other firms,
The accused had not made attempts to hide the digital trail or mask the server he was using. He was working out of his home,” said a senior police officer.
Man! Is this the state of data security at Jio? Really? Somebody with no serious credibility just hacked into the system!
No wonder Jio called itself a startup