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Published: November 2001

Convention on Cybercrime

ETS No 185; Budapest

Council of Europe
Ansicht: Leitlinien zur Achtung, zum Schutz und zur Verwirklichung der Rechte des Kindes im digitalen Umfeld

The Convention is the first international treaty on crimes committed via the Internet and other computer networks, dealing particularly with infringements of copyright, computer-related fraud, child pornography and violations of network security. It also contains a series of powers and procedures such as the search of computer networks and interception.

Its main objective, set out in the preamble, is to pursue a common criminal policy aimed at the protection of society against cybercrime, especially by adopting appropriate legislation and fostering international co-operation.

Title 3 refers in particular to criminal offenses relating to child pornography, etc. associated actions are named and defined.

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