This paper deals with the academic honesty practices in academic community. Academic Honesty is presently a hot topic in academic field. In academic community students are simply copying the text from the sources without giving credit to the original works. Rapid development of internet caused the growth of Academic Dishonesty in students/scholars. And the benefit of computer science is helping to detect plagiarism. Recently many universities have adapted academic honesty policies and made it compulsory to check plagiarism for student works.