Virtual Private Network (VPN): Legal or Illegal?

Garima SaxenaLaw

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) Legal or Illegal

Myanmar’s military junta has sought to introduce a law prohibiting the use of VPNs in a move to widen its internet censorship. The proposed law stipulates imprisonment of one to three years and fines of up to 5 million Myanmar … Read More

Residential CCTV and Neighbours’ Privacy Invasion

TannviLaw

Residential CCTV and Neighbours' Privacy Invasion

The notion behind privacy is that a person should have the right to claim sovereignty over oneself. The idea for this is that the inherent value of an individual allows them to exercise privacy. Thus, such a claim must be … Read More

Blockchain for dummies

Gitanjali SadanCyber Security, Law

Blockchain for dummies

In 2022, it will be silly to ask you if you have heard about Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, and other cryptocurrencies. A cryptocurrency is a form of digital currency that runs on Blockchain technology. Blockchain is a system for recording … Read More

How to secure your Snapchat account?

Vidhi JainCyber Security

How to secure your Snapchat account

In my previous articles in this series, I have discussed how to secure Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram accounts. This article will talk about various security and privacy settings on Snapchat. The platform has around 265 million daily active users worldwide. … Read More

Shri Talish Ray v. Ministry of Home Affairs

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Talish Ray v. Ministry of Home Affairs

Shri Talish Ray v. Ministry of Home Affairs [2012] CIC 13406 In the Central Information Commission CIC/SS/A/2012/000084 Before Ms Sushma Singh, Information Commissioner Decided on August 31, 2012 Relevancy of the case: RTI application regarding rules made under Section 69(2) … Read More

Divya v. Inspector of Police & Anr.

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Divya v. Inspector of Police & Anr.

Divya v. Inspector of Police & Anr. In the High Court of Madras Crl.O.P. (MD). 10701/2017 & Crl.M.P. (MD). 7337/2017 Before Justice N Anand Venkatesh Decided on November 20, 2019 Relevancy of the case: Quashing of FIR involving cyber terrorism … Read More

How to secure your WhatsApp account?

Vidhi JainCyber Security

How to secure your WhatsApp account

In my last article, I elaborated on various steps that you can take to secure your Facebook account. The focus now shifts to WhatsApp, a common name in every household. There are over 2 billion WhatsApp users globally. WhatsApp is … Read More

Standard Chartered Bank v. Ramesh Tathod

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Standard Chartered Bank v. Ramesh Tathod

Standard Chartered Bank v. Ramesh Tathod In the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal Cyber Appeal No. 10 of 2015 Before Mr. Shiva Kirti Singh, Chairperson and Mr. A.K. Bhargava, Member Decided on March 12, 2019 Relevancy of the case: … Read More