Webinar on “Cybercrimes and Laws”

Cyber Security Club of Computer Engineering Department had successfully conducted an Online Webinar on “Cybercrimes and Laws” for students and faculty of PHCET.

Resource Person


July 24, 2021
Dr. Prashant S. Lokhande, Head of Training & Placement and Professor of Computer Engineering Department, Pillai College of Engineering
Ms. Neetu Pillai
Computer Engineering

Dr. Prashant S. Lokhande is Head of Training & Placement and also Professor of Computer Engineering Department, Pillai College of Engineering Panvel. Dr. Prashant Lokhande have delivered many expert talks on the topic of How to file patent, Copyright, Cyber security, online women security, Cybercrimes against common man, Online frauds, Netbanking frauds, Threats through social media etc at various Schools, colleges, Rotract Clubs, and delivered talks in UGC MHRDC, Mumbai University programs.

Total 58 students and faculty members have participated the session. The expert commenced the session by explaining what cybercrime is, history of cybercrime, types of cybercrime. He gave our students insights about how criminals collect personal data and exploit it to harm people. The expert gave live demo to students about data collection like fetching user details through mobile number and vehicle number. He also told how one can be protected from various cyber-attack and how we can check whether our email id is compromised or not. The main objective of the webinar was to make participants aware about different cybercrimes that occur in day to day life and how one can be protected from the same, which participants understood by end of the session.

The session ended with Question Answer and vote of thanks by Ms. Rohini Bhosale, Head of Computer Engineering department. Feedback link was sent to the participants and E-Certificate was mailed to their registered mail ids. Positive feedback was received from participants.