A guest lecture was organized for the students of MBA Ist year and IInd year. I was held on 14th October 2014.
The Speakers were Mr. Ashley Eates and Mr. Manas Krishna.
Their topic for discussion was Cyber Crime- A Global Scenario.
Mr Ashley Eates is the Chief Education Officer of Asian School of Cyber Laws.
They covered various aspects of the usage of a computer, as an instrument to further illegal ends, such as committing fraud, trafficking in child pornography and intellectual property, stealing identities, or violating privacy. According to him Cyber crime, especially through the Internet, has grown in importance as the computer has become central to commerce, entertainment, and government.
He also discussed about the offences that are committed against individuals or groups of individuals with a criminal motive to intentionally harm the reputation of the victim or cause physical or mental harm to the victim directly or indirectly, using modern telecommunication networks such as Internet (Chat rooms, emails, notice boards and groups) and mobile phones (SMS/MMS).
They concluded their session by giving live examples of the Cyber Crime Investigations undertaken by their institute under the heads Hacking, Child Pornography, Cyber Stalking, Virus Dissemination, Software Piracy, IRC Crime, Credit Card Fraud, Phishing etc.
Faculty In-charge – Prof. Divya Lakhani