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Cyber Law (or simply Cyberlaw) is an emerging body of law that governs transactions conducted through electronic means (generally involving a computer or communication network such as the Internet).

It is not a classification or law or a new type of law but a collection of already established traditional law specially crafted or brought together to handle crimes done using the Internet.

Related Statutes / Legislation


Other Countries

  • UK: British Computer Misuse Act, 1990
  • Singapore: Singapore Computer Misuse Act, 1993
  • Malaysia: Malaysian Computer Crimes Act, 1997
  • Australia: Australian Cybercrime Act 2001