Generally Cyber Crime, or computer related crime, is crime that involves a computer and a network. The computer may have been used in the commission of a crime, or it may be the target. Types of Cyber Crimes:

Cyber Crimes can be divided into 3 categories:

1. Cyber-crimes against Persons.

2. Cyber-crimes against Property.

3. Cyber-crimes against Government.

Problem Areas:

1. Telecommunications

2. Electronic vandalism, terrorism and extortion

3. Stealing telecommunications services

4. Telecommunications piracy

5. Pornography and other offensive material

6. Telemarketing fraud

7. Electronic fund transfer crime

To prevent Cyber Crimes Bangladesh Government firstly enacted Information and Communication Technology Act 2006 (ICT Act). Government has enacted the said Act to provide legal recognition and security of Information and Communication Technology. Government has also amended the Act several Times.