Digital Security Act 2018 passed on 8th october. after so many controversy and without solving some controversial section this digital security act is now passed by the parliament. this security act is taking seriously all the digital offences under major punishment. we will discuss on this article about the offences and punishment of digital security act 2018.
Offences And Punishment Under Digital Security Act 2018:
Section 17 to section 38 is now the matter of punishment under digital security act 2018.
Punishment For illegal Entry on digital archive or data center or IT infrastructure:
Section 17 is Basically A Punishment Against entering into the others property illegally where digital archive and data center or server are being kept in protected mode.
Under Section 17 2 (A) of digital security act 2018 if any person entering illegally on a technological infrastructure than he shall be punished for not more than 7 years of an imprisonment or not more than 25 lakhs of fine. or it can be both.
Under Section 17 2 (b) of digital security act 2018 if any person after entering illegally on a technological infrastructure and commit any offence he or she shall be punished for not more than 14 years of imprisonment. or a fine not more than taka 1 corer. or this punishment can be both.
Under Section 17 (3) of digital security act 2018 if any person done the same offence like entering in to technological infrastructure like data center, server, digital data archive than he or she shall be punished for life time imprisonment or a fine of taka not more than 5 corer. or it can be both as punishment.
so, this is the most costly act of Bangladesh. the criminal had to suffer more than his offence by this act. so, this act is very much sensitive act in 2018. we all have to be careful and need to know in details about this act.
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