Legal Action On Fake Calls

Does cybersecurity call in your mobile number and ask you not do use VPN. They call me 1st from 2 different countries and with a 30 second they cut the call and not only that there was a call from India too. That not to use VPN?

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Aditya Dua

Aditya Dua

  • Sector-1, Noida

Using a VPN in India is not banned by any specific law, so it is not illegal to use those kinds of services while browsing content online. If users in India use a VPN for illegal activities online, including copyright infringement or accessing banned websites, there may be legal consequences. If it is a fake call then call at 1090 & register your complaint against them. Thereafter if the issue is still not resolved, then you can file an FIR u/s 354D against them.

Still not cleared with the information you can consult our cyber-crime experts in India who will guide you in your matter.

Answered on 17 Jul 2019

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