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Challenges in Prosecution of Electronic Crimes

Challenges in Prosecution of Electronic Crimes

In November 2016, I participated in a workshop organized at the University of Cardiff on the use of open source communications (OSC) in investigation of cybercrime. Professor Martin Innes, director of the university’s Crime and Security Research Institute, shared his research analysing the …Continue reading

Examining the Cybercrime Law

Nearly a year has passed since the Parliament of Pakistan promulgated a law to regulate electronic crimes. The Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act of 2016 covered an array of offences related to cyberspace. In all, it listed 23 offences: unauthorized access to …Continue reading

Securing Cyberspace for Pakistan

Mapping Pakistan’s cyberspace vulnerabilities. By Ahmad Raza In Brief The Information Age is so vulnerable that no country can claim to have achieved 100 percent cybersecurity. However the countries are still striving—to achieve maximum protection. India has an officially recognized National Cyber …Continue reading

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