Chapter 11: Offences

Section 65: Tampering with Computer Source

Section 66: Computer Related Offences

Section 66A: Punishment for sending offensive messages through communication service, etc.

Section 66B: Punishment for dishonestly receiving stolen computer resource or communication device

Section 66C: Punishment for identity theft

Section 66D: Punishment for cheating by personation by using computer resource

Section 66E: Punishment for violation of privacy

Section 66F: Punishment for cyber terrorism

Section 67: Punishment for publishing or transmitting obscene material in electronic form

Section 67A: Punishment for publishing or transmitting of material containing sexually explicit act, etc. in electronic form

Section 67B: Punishment for publishing or transmitting of material depicting children in sexually explicit act, etc. in electronic form

Section 67 C: Preservation and Retention of information by intermediaries

Section 68: Power of Controller to give directions

Section 69: Powers to issue directions for interception or monitoring or decryption of any information through any computer resource

Section 69A: Power to issue directions for blocking for public access of any information through any computer resource

Section 69B: Power to authorize to monitor and collect traffic data or information through any computer resource for Cyber Security

Section 70: Protected system

Section 70 A: National nodal agency

Section 70 B: Indian Computer Emergency Response Team to serve as national agency for incident response

Section 71: Penalty for misrepresentation

Section 72: Breach of confidentiality and privacy

Section 72 A: Punishment for Disclosure of information in breach of lawful contract

Section 73: Penalty for publishing electronic Signature Certificate false in certain particulars

Section 74: Publication for fraudulent purpose

Section 75: Act to apply for offence or contraventions committed outside India

Section 76: Confiscation

Section 77: Compensation, penalties or confiscation not to interfere with other punishment

Section 77A: Compounding of Offences

Section 77B: Offences with three years imprisonment to be cognizable

Section 78: Power to investigate offences


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