• Acts against the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of Computer, Data and Systems

    • • Production/distribution/ possession of computer misuse tools
  • Computer-related specific acts

    • • Acts involving Racism/xenophobia
  • Other Offences

    • • Computer-related human trafficking
      • Computer-related drug offences
      • Computer-related gambling and pornography offences

Saudi Arabia

Anti Cyber Crime Law

 Article 6

Original Text

Article 6:

Any person who commits one of the following cyber crimes shall be subject to imprisonment for a period not exceeding five years and a fine not exceeding three million riyals or to either punishment:

1. Production, preparation, transmission, or storage of material impinging on public order, religious values, public morals, and privacy, through the information network or computers.

2. The construction or publicizing of a website on the information network or computer to promote or facilitate human trafficking.

3. The preparation, publication, and promotion of material for pornographic or gambling sites which violates public morals.

4. The construction or publicizing of a web site on the information network or computer to trade in, distribute, demonstrate method of use or facilitate dealing in narcotic and psychotropic drugs.



This translation is provided for guidance. The governing text is the Arabic text.

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