Criminal Liability for misuse of Information Technology

Criminal Liability for misuse of Information Technology Criminal Liability for misuse of Information Technology under Information Technology Act, 2000 and Indian Penal Code, 1860 – A Snapshot Serial Section Offence Name Description Penalty 1. 65 Tampering with computer source document Intentional concealment, destruction or alteration of the computer source code which is required to be…

Cybercrimes in India , CIOL, Techportal

CYBERCRIMES IN INDIA With over 77 per cent cyber crimes targeted at corporates, Web 2.0 increases the quantum of exposure and damage done The Economic Offences Wing (EOW), Crime Branch, Delhi Police, unearthed a major phishing scam involving fake emails and websites of UTI Bank. An analysis of the accounts of the four arrested Nigerian…

Digital Signatures in India, Network Magazine

DIGITAL SIGNATURES IN INDIA Electronic documents need to be signed to assure recipients of their authenticity, and digital signatures fulfil this need.Dominic K reports (Network Magazine Oct 2006 issue) Digital signatures have been in use for quite a while to authenticate various e-commerce and m-commerce transactions. Today, the processes of creating and verifying a digital…