ISI given powers under Cyber Crime Laws 

ISI given powers under Cyber Crime Laws 
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ISLAMABAD: Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Pakistan's premier spy agency  has been authorised by the government to act against the people violating the cyber-crime laws in the country in the best national interest .

FIA Cyber Crime Wing action in Lahore

ISI would be operating against those nefarious elements who use the cyber domain to breach the national security and the national interest .

The government has accepted the proposal by the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) to let its operatives take pre-emptive action against individuals and organisations breaching national security under the recently-enacted cyber-crime laws.

Pakistan Cyber Crime Law and the Social Media

“The ISI wanted a legal cover for action against those allegedly committing online crimes against the state and undermining the national security and we had to agree with the proposal,” disclosed a participant of a crucial meeting held at the Ministry of Interior on Wednesday.

ISI role in the fight against cyber criminals would be crucial from the national security point of view.

 

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