Blocking Of Websites (Procedure and Rule 2003) in India

The blocking of website may be the need of several agencies engaged in different walks of public and administrative lives due to a variety of reasons. Explicit provision for blocking of the website in the Information Technology Act, 2000 is available only in section 67, relating to pornographic content on the website. In addition, section 69 empowers the Controller of Certifying Authorities to intercept any information transmitted through any computer resource in relation only to the following five purposes

The International Federation of Audit Bureaux of Circulations (IFABC)

IFABC  is a group of established audit organisations that verify and report facts about circulations of publications and other media-data including Digital and web technology.  It helps to encourage the establishment of audit bureaux of circulations in countries where such bureaux do…