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.
234) Cybercrime Convention, supra note 231, at pmbl.
POLICY 207, 214 (2010); Cybercrime Convention, supra note 232, art.
Although the Cybercrime Convention
does not provide definitions of
Automatically processed computer data may be the target of one of the criminal offences defined in the Cybercrime Convention (i.
In general, the procedural measures introduced in article 2 of the Cybercrime Convention refer to all types of data.
It is important to differentiate between different types of communications data, because the Cybercrime Convention and the RICPCIA introduce different legal regimes for each type of communications data.
Content data' is not defined in the Cybercrime Convention.
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.
asp; Barry Steinhardt, ACLU/EPIC Comments on CoE Cybercrime Convention, PUBLIC INTEREST LAW NETWORK, July 7, 2001, at http://www.