Pakistan faces legal vacuum as cybercrimes ordinance lapsed

October 2012
Flare (Pakistan);10/15/2012, p37
The article focuses on the legal operations of the users of information and communication technology (ICT) in Pakistan following the lapse of the Prevention and Control of Cyber Crimes Ordinance in 2009. It states that the improvement in ICT led to advantages and opportunities as well as threats and risks in cyber disputes and cybercrimes. It says that Islamabad highlighted an effective legal mechanism and general awareness on cybercrimes at a roundtable held at the Institute of Policy Studies.


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