56 страниц. 2013 год. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing Cybercrime is increasing in various forms and scales all around the world. In this work, I give a brief introduction of cyber crimes and explain the important security attacks and the modus operandi of cyber criminals. I present an introductory technical discussion of cyber crimes and their possible counter measures, and the basics of the legal framework in India to tackle the cyber crime. Then the prevalence of cyber crime in Indian context is discussed.