Electronic Forgery

causing an act to be done by a person either directly or through an automated information  system  or  automated  mechanism  or  self­executing,  adaptive  or autonomous device and whether having temporary or permanent impact; Hence will discuss all laws related to Electronic crimes including internet, phone, email, mobile phone and other electronic devices.

Electronic Forgery

Unread postby Admin » Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:05 am

Electronic Forgery
Under section 13 of Electronic Crime Act 2016
(1) whoever interferes with or uses any information system, device or data with the intent to cause damage or inquiry to the public or to any person or to make any illegal claim or title or to cause any person to part with property or to enter into any express or implied contract or with intent to commit fraud by any input, alteration, deletion or suppression of data, resulting in unauthentic date with the intent that it be considered or acted upon for legal purpose as if it were authentic, regardless of the fact that the data is directly readable and intelligible or not, shall be punished with imprisonment or either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine which may extend to wo hundred and fifty thousand rupees or with both.
(2) Whoever commits offence under sub section (1) in relation to critical infrastructure information system or data shall be punished with imprisonment of a term which may be extend to seven years or with fine which may extend to five million or with both.
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