He did it to prove there was no need to overreact when it comes to personal data breaches, writing on Facebook: "I find that the paranoia about the privacy of NRIC and contact details to be overblown."
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 06, 2019, with the headline 'Time to close the NRIC loophole for SingPass'. Print Edition | Subscribe
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