What is the IT act 2000? 


The IT Act 2000 is an Act of the Indian Parliament that is the primary law in India dealing with cybercrime and electronic commerce . It was enacted to give legal recognition to electronic transactions, to facilitate the electronic filing of documents with government agencies, and to prevent cybercrime.

The IT Act 2000 p rovides legal validity and recognition to electronic documents and electronic signatures, and enables legally valid and enforceable e-contracts . It also defines various types of cyber crimes and prescribes penalties for them. It also provides for the establishment of a Controller of Certifying Authorities, a Cyber Appellate Tribunal, and a Cyber Regulations Advisory Committee.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.