Moves to counter cyber crimes

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n a move to counter the increasing number of cyber crimes reported in the country, the Telecommunications and Information Technology Ministry announced that amendments will be made to the Computer Crimes Act No. 24 of 2007.

Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya speaking to Daily Mirror Online today said that the number of cyber crimes reported with concern to Facebook and electronic transactions has increased over the past year. “The Justice Ministry is currently drafting the amendments in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Readiness Team Coordination Centre and the Information and Communication Technology Agency. (LP)



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  • Obama Tuesday, 28 June 2011 10:39 AM

    Start of the end of facebook

    Minister Tuesday, 28 June 2011 10:56 AM

    Does it include computer gilmarts also?

    Lola Wednesday, 29 June 2011 03:24 AM

    1st stop all the porn website be4 blocking FB

    josh Tuesday, 28 June 2011 11:05 AM

    first teach the people the threats on cyber crimes and online transactions and how to identify scams.. without that, with the telecommunications industry growing at such a high rate the complaints will keep on increasing!!!!

    isu Tuesday, 28 June 2011 11:08 AM

    :P

    DHA Wednesday, 29 June 2011 03:57 AM

    Their main concern is the growing support for SF in facebook

    Roy Tuesday, 28 June 2011 12:41 PM

    Lolz


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