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Cyber Law


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Cyber Law

  1. 1. Cyber Law
  2. 2. Meaning Of Cyber Law <ul><li>Any laws relating to protecting the Internet and other online communication technologies </li></ul>
  3. 3. Needs For Cyber Law <ul><li>Integrity and Security of Information </li></ul><ul><li>Security of Government Data </li></ul><ul><li>Intellectual Property Rights </li></ul><ul><li>Privacy and Confidentially of Information </li></ul><ul><li>Legal Status of Online Transactions </li></ul>
  4. 4. THE CYBER LAW ACTS IN MALAYSIA <ul><li>Several Cyber Laws :- </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Signature Act 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Crimes Act 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Telemedicine Act 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 </li></ul>
  5. 5. THE CYBER LAW ACTS IN MALAYSIA <ul><li>Private Data Protection Bill </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic Government Activities Bill </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic Transactions Bill </li></ul>
  6. 6. A Few Examples Of Cyber Law In Malaysia
  7. 7. DIGITAL SIGNATURE ACT 1997 <ul><li>Digital Signature is an identity verification standard that uses encryption techniques to protect against e-mail forgery </li></ul><ul><li>To secures electronic communications especially on the Internet </li></ul><ul><li>By attaching the digital signature, one can ensure that nobody can eavesdrop, intercept or temper with transmitted data. </li></ul>
  8. 8. COMPUTER CRIMES ACT 1997 <ul><li>gives protection against the misuses of computers and computer criminal activities such as unauthorized use of </li></ul><ul><li>programmers, illegal transmission of data or messages over computers and hacking and cracking of computer systems and networks. </li></ul>
  9. 9. COMPUTER CRIMES ACT 1997 <ul><li>users can protect their rights to privacy and build trust in the computer system </li></ul>
  10. 10. TELEMEDICINE ACT 1997 <ul><li>ensures that only qualified medical practitioners can practice telemedicine and that their patient's rights and interests are protected. </li></ul>
  11. 11. COMMUNICATIONS AND MULTIMEDIA ACT 1998 <ul><li>ensures that information is secure, the network is reliable and the service is affordable all over Malaysia. </li></ul><ul><li>also ensures high level of user's confidence in the information and communication technology industry. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Reference <ul><li>Courseware CD </li></ul>