International Journal of Computer Applications
The tact of the modern nation or the society is the cause of vulnerability in itself. High addiction of information technology made the people liable to the cyber-attacks that disturb the data that progressively lubricates economy and the structure of the government. This paper confers the importance of the cyber security and the economic deprivation caused by the flourishing cyber-attacks. The review delves into growing exploitation of the computer which has given space to the present-day crimes. In extension to this the legislative framework has been taken up to provide the outline of the laws to curb cyber-crime over the globe.