Q. 3) Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 put an obligation to ensure traceability. What are the implications of the traceability of the originator of information on social media platforms for the user and the intermediaries providing messaging functions? (10 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/power-play-to-bring-the-digital-ecosystem-to-heel/article34693088.ece In the intro, mention the new IT Rules 2021 mandating certain obligations from the social media platforms. In the body, mention the role of end-to-end encryption in protecting the privacy of the user as these messages are difficult to intercept and decrypt. Traceability of the message without ending end-to-end encryption is difficult. … Continue reading Q. 3) Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 put an obligation to ensure traceability. What are the implications of the traceability of the originator of information on social media platforms for the user and the intermediaries providing messaging functions? (10 Marks)