Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2016)
E-commerce, Cyber Crime and Indian cyber Law
Author(s): Dr. Minakshi Kumawat
Abstract: Gone by those days when people needed to plan a lot before going to buy things. Today the shopping is few clicks away on your computer or smart phone. E- Commerce is the key role player in bringing the whole world of choice of goods and services to your palm. Be it is shopping of goods or services, online shopping is the solution. E-commerce or E shopping involves transection of money while buying and selling the goods or transferring funds using computers. The goal of E-commerce technology is to give a secure, convenient and immediate payment facility to the users over the internet. But the internet world is full of threats, for the users to have a feeling of anonymity. Cybercrime threat is becoming a most damaging act to E- commerce in today’s world which needs to be controlled by strong cyber laws. Indian Law has existing provisions to counteract cybercrime in India. Further stronger provisions will enable the society to bring the crimes under control.