Attacks on information systems

Proposal from Commission (COM (2002) 173, 17 April 2002; OJ 2002 C 203 E/109)
Background See Commission communication on cyber-crime (COM (2000) 890, 26 Jan. 2001
EP committee Cederschiold report adopted, 2 Oct. 2002 (A5-0328/2002)
EP plenary plenary vote 21 Oct. 2002 (OJ 2003 C 300 E/152)
Council agreed at JHA Council, 27/28 Feb. 2003 March 2004 European Council called for finalisation by June 2004; adopted as ‘A’ point by JHA Council, 24 Feb. 2005.
Framework decision 2005/222/JHA
Implementation date 16 Mar. 2007 (Art. 12(1))


Further reading

  • SEMDOC: Recommendation on 24-hour contact points to combat cyber-crime
  • Public register of EU Council Documents: Cybercrime
  • European Commission: Cybercrime
  • Council of Europe: Cybercrime

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