Computerization In Modern World

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Charles Babbage endowed the human mankind with one of the brilliant inventions, the computer. According to the Oxford definition computer is a device for processing information at high speeds, by electronic method. In the present era no one is alien to the word ‘computer’. We can feel the presence of computer everywhere it could be a local shopping center, computer center, banks and many more other spheres. Our every activity, whether it is at home or in business, is getting more and more efficient. Many countries have taken the advantage of computerization and have steadily developed. In our day to day life we can see that most of the time we are surrounded by prefix ‘e’ (which stands for electronic), for instance, ‘e-reservation’, ‘e-banking’,…show more content…
Machines- computers, computer systems and computer networks are the part of technology driven world. This world is unique in the sense that it creates a beautiful interface between hardware and software. It is the amalgamation of hardware, a tangible component and software, an intangible component which has created a world straight out of science fiction. It is forever evolving and works 24x7 without even pausing for a second. Geographical and man made boundaries is not known to this artificially created world. Tremendous change can be seen after the advent of Information or Computer Age and also it has upset the way of consumers and business interaction. It can be said that the importance of Internet is growing manifold and gradationally it has emerged as an analogous form of life and…show more content…
Internet users are becoming vulnerable as their confidentiality is at stake, which they share at the time of financial and business transaction, infringement of intellectual property right is also the other type of attack by cyber criminals. Traditional crimes such as defamation, slander, forgery, criminal intimidation, breach of trust, obscenity are getting a new platform in the way the of internet to expand and hence it gets facilitated. With the advent of Information Age or Computer Age, we see the increase use in technology which means spreading of cyber vulnerabilities. The confidentiality may be easily breached on the
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