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cybercrime

noun a criminal offense on the Web, a criminal offense regarding the Internet, a violation of law on the Internet, an illegality committed with regard to the Internet, breach of law on the Internet, computer crime, connravention through the Web, corruption regarding Internet, criminal activity on the Internet, disrupting operations through malevolent programs on the Internet, eleccric crime, Internet crime, sale of contraband on the Internet, stalking victims on the Internet, theft of identify on the Internet
Associated concepts: copyright theft through cybercrime, cyber laws, hacking, privacy
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251) To the contrary, the Cybercrime Convention seems to merely limit the ability of a law-abiding entity to take proactive steps necessary to cease a cyber threat.
Because the Cybercrime Convention does not diminish cyber attacks, lacks any enforcement or prosecution mechanism and expressly states that signatory states pass domestic criminal laws covering "illegal access," (253) "illegal interception," (254) criminal "misuse of devices," (255) [emphasis added], the United States is not prevented from issuing letters of marque.
Attorney General stated, in 2006, that the Cybercrime Convention "is in full accord with all U.
these offenses under the Cybercrime Convention, terms such as
Although the Cybercrime Convention does not provide definitions of
of the Cybercrime Convention is beneficial in the context of military
With reference to the Cybercrime Convention and the South African legislative framework, the procedural measures introduced in section 2 of the Cybercrime Convention for purposes of the collection of electronic evidence in general refer to all types of data.
Article 1(b) of the Cybercrime Convention defines 'computer data' as
The electromagnetic emissions emitted by a computer during its operation are not considered data in terms of the definition in article 1 of the Cybercrime Convention.
shtml (recognizing that the Convention raises concerns about what conduct falls within its broad definitions) [hereinafter CDT Comments]; David Banisar & Gus Hosein, A Commentary on the Council of Europe Cybercrime Convention, Section by Section Analysis-Art.
see also Paul Meller, Hate Crime Footnote Added to Council of Europe Cybercrime Convention, INFOWORLD DAILY NEWS, Nov.
Rules Bring Cybercrime Convention Clashes, REUTERS, Mar.