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Himachal: Cyber crime cases up 88%

July 08, 2020 11:12 am

The actual number of cyber crime cases in the state could be more as the report does not take into account the complaints lodged at regular police stations.

Shah launches national platform for reporting cyber crimes online

January 11, 2020 2:29 am

The portal can be accessed by all state and UT law enforcement agencies so they may go through the complaints and take action, a home ministry statement said.

In Bengaluru cyber crime station, one Inspector for 5,000 cases

December 17, 2018 6:45 am

As cyber frauds involving the theft of small amounts of money increase with the spread of technology, senior officers estimate that the total is likely to cross 5,000 cases by the year-end, involving the loss of over Rs 10 crore, and double by the end of 2019.

Chinks in cyber armour

April 12, 2019 11:54 am

Four of the 14 district cyber cells set up to tackle complaints ranging from credit card frauds to social media hacking have not registered a single case in the last two years. With outdated gadgets and procedural delays adding to the problem, tackling such crimes remains an uphill task.

Delhi Police launches website to warn citizens of cyber crimes

July 26, 2017 10:26 pm

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik, who launched the website, underlined the need for all the stakeholders, including the police, media and schools, to come together in the fight against this "growing menace".

Kenya arrests 77 Chinese in Internet hacking case

December 05, 2014 3:14 pm

The Chinese were arrested with equipment that was capable of hacking into government servers.

Rising cyber crimes have magnified challenges: Rajnath Singh

October 31, 2014 2:54 pm

North-Eastern states on the contrary, report almost no instances of cyber crime.

Fraud, sexual harassment top motives for cyber crime

July 02, 2014 12:26 am

In the state, a total of 907 cases of cyber crime were registered under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Information Technology Act.

Cyber crimes in Kerala on increase

July 01, 2014 1:45 pm

Number of cyber crimes registered has reached to more than 500 last year from 73 in 2009.

India backs ‘new cyber law regime’

April 22, 2014 11:32 pm

The note stresses that governments, organisations and individuals must take steps to enhance the security of information technology.