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In which year did IT Act came into force in India

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The original act addressed electronic documents e-signatures and authentication of those records. It also enacted penalties for security breach offenses including damaging computer systems or committing cyber terrorism. Regulating authorities received power to monitor these situations and draft rules as situations arose.The IT Act underwent changes as Internet technology grew. In 2008 additions expanded the definition of communication device to include mobile devices and placed owners of given IP addresses responsible for distributed and accessed content.

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