The information Technology ACT, 2008

This Act may be called The information Technology ACT, 2000 [As Amended by information technology (Amendment) Act 2008].

IT ACT Sections Punishment

Section 65

(Tampering with computer source documents)

Imprisonment up to three years, or with fine which may extent up to 2 lakh rupees, or with both.

Section 66 B

(Punishment for dishonestly receiving stolen computer resource or communication device)

Imprisonment up to three years, or with fine of 1 lakh rupees, or with both.

Section 66 C

(Punishment of identity theft)

Imprisonment of three years, or with fine of 1 lakh rupees, or with both.

Section 66 D

(Punishment for identity theft)

 

Imprisonment of three year and fine of 1 lakh rupees.

Section 66 E

(Punishment of violation of privacy)

Imprisonment of three years, or with fine of 1 lakh rupees, or with both.

Section 66 F

(Punishment for cyber terrorism)

 

Imprisonment for whole life

Section 67 A

(Punishment for publishing or transmitting of material containing sexual explicit act, In electronic form)

 

Imprisonment of seven years and fine of 10 lakh rupees.

Section 67 A

(Punishment for publishing or transmitting of material depicting children in sexually explicit act, In electronic form)

 

Imprisonment of seven years and fine of 10 lakh rupees.

Section 69

(interception or monitoring or decryption of any information through any computer resource)

Imprisonment of seven years and shall be liable to fine.




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