Author Archives: Vijayashankar Na

About Vijayashankar Na

Naavi is a veteran Cyber Law specialist in India and is presently working from Bangalore as an Information Assurance Consultant. Pioneered concepts such as ITA 2008 compliance, Naavi is also the founder of Cyber Law College, a virtual Cyber Law Education institution. He now has been focusing on the projects such as Secure Digital India and Cyber Insurance

If Police or the Magistrate cannot understand the law, donot blame the law

On 25th February 2021, the Government of India notified a landmark set of rules under Section 79 of Information Technology Act 2000 (ITA 2000) called the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media ethics Code) Rules 2021. Since the regulation … Continue reading

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The New Digital Media Regulation and the New Media War

The Government of India is trying to fight the Information war with the Twitter which had started the Greta-Disha Attack on the Integrity and sovereignty of India. It was unfortunate that the ASJ hearing the bail pleas of Disha Ravi … Continue reading

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Digital Media Compliance Guidance Center (DMCGC) set up by Naavi.org

With the notification of the new Intermediary Guidelines 2021 (Information Technology [Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021] notified on 25th February 2021, the Digital Publication scenario in India has changed substantially. It will take some time for … Continue reading

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ICANN Terminates Registrar accreditation to Net4India

ICANN has announced that it has terminated the license given to Net4India as a domain name registrar. The announcement  states Quote “LOS ANGELES – 26 February 2021 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced the … Continue reading

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New Intermediary Guidelines

In December 2018, Government of India came up with a draft Intermediary guidelines under Section 79 of ITA 2000/8. Some of the articles written at that time are available below in this link Most of the points discussed at that … Continue reading

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ಬಿಟ್ ಕಾಯಿನ್ ಬ್ಯಾನ್ ಬಯಿಸಿ ಪ್ರಧಾನಿಗೆ ಪತ್ರ ಬರೆದ ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ಸೈಬರ್ ತಜ್ಞ

https://kannada.oneindia.com/news/business/bengaluru-cyber-expert-writes-letter-to-pm-modi-to-ban-bitcoin-to-control-black-money-215924.html Article published in Oneindia.com ಬಿಟ್ ಕಾಯಿನ್ ಬ್ಯಾನ್ ಬಯಿಸಿ ಪ್ರಧಾನಿಗೆ ಪತ್ರ ಬರೆದ ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ಸೈಬರ್ ತಜ್ಞ By Muralidhara V | Updated: Saturday, February 20, 2021, 12:43 [IST] ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು, ಫೆಬ್ರವರಿ 20 : ಬಿಟ್ ಕಾಯಿನ್ ಬ್ಯಾನ್ ಮಾಡದೇ ಹತ್ತು ಸಲ ನೋಟ್ ಬ್ಯಾನ್ ಮಾಡಿದ್ರೂ ಬ್ಲಾಕ್ … Continue reading

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