FIA To Make Cyber Space A Safer Place: Sanaullah Abbasi
Umer Jamshaid 11 days ago Wed 13th October 2021 | 08:20 PM
Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has launched a booklet on Cyber Crime Risks, Prevention and Legal Remedies-Guidelines for Cyber Users
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Oct, 2021 ) :Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has launched a booklet on Cyber Crime Risks, Prevention and Legal Remedies-Guidelines for Cyber Users.
FIA Director General Dr Sanaullah Abbasi, addressing the launching ceremony of booklet on Guidelines for Cyber Users, reiterated FIA's commitment to make cyber space a safer place for Pakistani users.
For this purpose, the government is providing sufficient resources to revamp digital forensics capability and human resource of CCW.
He said as a part of strategy to effectively prevent cybercrimes this booklet has been produced to create awareness among cyber users about potential risks from criminals as well as the remedies they may avail eventually if they become victims.
He highlighted the fact that major categories of complaints pertain to financial fraud, harassment, defamation and child pornography.
In each category specialized cells have been established for prevention, investigation and prosecution of these offences.
The legal framework is also being strengthened in light of public feedback and judicial verdicts. Nature of cybercrime is as such that law enforcement departments cannot handle it all alone.
He requested ministry of education and universities to make this booklet part of their syllabi.