M29

Cyber Crimes & Prevention
Year / Semester: 
3rd Semester
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Credits: 
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MH64 - CYBER CRIMES AND PREVENTION

Introduction to Cyber Crime
Types of Cyber crime
Computer as a tool for Cyber crime
Financial, Pornography, Gambling, Intellectual property infringement, Spoofing, Forgery, Defamation, Stalking
Computer or its network as a target of Cyber crime
Unauthorised Access, Information theft, email bombing, Data diddling, Salami attacks, Access denial, Virus/ Worm, Logic bombs, Trojan Horse, Internet time theft, Physical damage.
Cyber crime Prevention
Prevention steps for individuals
Prevention steps for Organisation/ Government
Domain Name Disputes and Trademark Law
o Concept of Domain Names
o New Concepts in Trademark Jurisprudence
o Cyber squatting, Reverse Hijacking, Meta tags, Framing, Spamming,
o Jurisdiction in Trademark Dispute
Cyber Regulations Appellate Tribunal
o Establishment & Composition Of Appellate Tribunal
o Powers of Adjudicating officer to Award Compensation
o Powers of Adjudicating officer to Impose Penalty
Offences covered under IT Act
Cyber crime covered under IT Act
Problems Associated with Cyber Crime

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