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What are cyber crimes ? who will punish these cyber criminals ?

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Asked by sitapati rao, 07 Jan '08 08:16 pm
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Although the term cybercrime is usually restricted to describing criminal activity in which the computer or network is an essential part of the crime, this term is also used to include traditional crimes in which computers or networks are used to enable the illicit activity.

Examples of cybercrime which the computer or network is a tool of the criminal activity include spamming and criminal copyright crimes, particularly those facilitated through peer-to-peer networks.
Examples of cybercrime in which the computer or network is a target of criminal activity include unauthorized access (i.e, defeating access controls), malicious code, and denial-of-service attacks.
Examples of cybercrime in which the computer or network is a place of criminal activity include theft of service (in particular, telecom fraud) and certain financial frauds.
Finally, examples of traditional crimes facilitated through the use of computers or networks include Nigerian 419 or other gullibility or social ...more
Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 07 Jan '08 08:20 pm

 
  
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Criminal activities based on the Internet is called cyber crime. Cyber police deals with it
Answered by ashwin thejaswi, 08 Jan '08 09:47 pm

 
  
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Cyber crimes are related to crimes through net. It may be fraud, molesting, defamation, warnings or any document or else against the security and integrity of our country. There is Cyber Crime Cracking Cell with crime brach and they will pull out these culpturists who is misusing the internet, if it is related to the serious crime. They will find out the person through network provider and other facilities and nag him/her from front of his/her own pc. They will verify the TP address and will locate them as earliest. So beware...if you have any idea. ha ha ha
Answered by peekay first, 07 Jan '08 08:20 pm

 
  
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cyber crimes are nothing but a thing like hacking or putting mms in the net with out permission of a person
Answered by ranjit, 07 Jan '08 08:20 pm

 
  
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Cyber crime is any illegal activity that is committed online. In 2001 the commonwealth government passed new laws regarding cyber crime.
the criminals will be punished by law courts.
Answered by Mrinalendra Banerjee, 07 Jan '08 10:16 pm

 
  
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Pornograpy, especially child pornography. Threatening, Cheating somebody of money, a few to mention. Law will punish. Just a matter of being caught
Answered by Navtej Singh, 07 Jan '08 08:20 pm

 
  
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