Cyberlaw expert Pawan Duggal has described, “Almost everyone using the Internet will find themselves in violation of these rules. It is hence detached from the ground realities. This policy has been drafted for the PC era and does not take into consideration the mobile revolution in the country”.
The draft policy has invited all vendors to be registered their encryption products till October 16 with the designated agency of the Govt. The final policy will be draft only after the feedback is taken into account. This policy is going to affect all most all internet users and response might be aggressive, hence majority is not even aware of the encryption technologies. The policy demands users to save all encrypted communication data for at least 90 days.