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LOCARD CyberCrime Digest 

LOCARD first year public deliverables are available at the latest Cybercrime Digest bi-weekly report containing a selection of news relevant to the current areas of interest to the Cybercrime Programme Office of the Council of Europe (C-PROC). The report aims to offer its readers a global and up-to-date outlook on cybercrime. 

Latest News
EU Security Union Strategy: connecting the dots in a new security ecosystem
EU imposes the first ever sanctions against cyberattacks
C-PROC Webinars conclude the first batch with EU/CoE series on cybercrime for LATAM and the Caribbean
New series of online meetings was launched by the Council of Europe, CARICOM IMPACS and the U.S. Department of Justice
CyberSouth: Regional workshop on legislation and international cooperation in cybercrime and electronic evidence
No More Ransom: how 4 millions victims of ransomware have fought back against hackers
Le Burkina Faso et le Bénin s’arment face à la cybercriminalité
Bénin: La Convention sur la cybercriminalité transmise au parlement
Cybercriminalité : Vers la conformité de la législation congolaise aux conventions de Budapest et de Malabo
CyberEast Interview: On Gender Misbalance in the Field of Cybercrime and Cybersecurity and the Work of the CERT-GOV-MD in Moldova
Brasil é convidado a aderir à Convenção do Conselho da Europa contra a Criminalidade Cibernética
Tunisia : EU-funded CyberSouth helps develop course on cybercrime and electronic evidence for magistrates
Liberia, Gov’t to Get First Cyber Crime Forensic Lab
Man Admits Operating Unlicensed ATM Network that Laundered Millions of Dollars of Bitcoin and Cash for Criminals’ Benefit
Garmin outage caused by confirmed WastedLocker ransomware attack
Guatemala, grupo de hacktivistas efectuan ciberataques a instituciones nacionales
Hackers Trick Humanitarian Non-profit into Big Wire Transfers


Latest Reports
Council of Europe, Cybercrime and COVID19 webpage, updated weekly
European Data Protection Board, Frequently Asked Questions on the judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union in Case C-311/18 - Data Protection Commissioner v Facebook Ireland Ltd and Maximillian Schrems, 24 Jul 2020
UNODC, Sixth session of the Open-ended intergovernmental expert group to conduct a comprehensive study of the problem of cybercrime, Statements, presentations and supporting documents, 29 Jul 2020
European Union, Council of Europe, Cybercrime and Criminal Justice in Cyberspace - Latin American and Caribbean Region – Video Recording, 20 Jul 2020
European Parliament Think Tank, Artificial Intelligence and Law Enforcement - Impact on Fundamental Rights, 15 Jul 2020
Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, Organización de los Estados Americanos, Reporte Ciberseguridad 2020: riesgos, avances y el camino a seguir en América Latina y el Caribe, July 2020
Europol, Online Jihadist Propaganda: 2019 in Review, 28 Jul 2020
Lawful evidence cOllecting & Continuity plAtfoRm Development (LOCARD) Project, Public Deliverables, updated in July 2020
ENISA, A billion user hours lost in EU telecoms due to security incidents in 2019, 23 Jul 2020
ENISA, ENISA Strategy - A Trusted and Cyber Secure Europe, 17 Jul 2020
LUISS University, The persistence of Online Black-Markets: an investigation on the generativity of digital infrastructures operating under adverse conditions, 13 Jul 2020
India Corporate Law, Section 65B of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872: Requirements for admissibility of electronic evidence revisited by the Supreme Court, 27 Jul 2020


Upcoming Events
3-5 August, First meeting of adaptation of the Judicial Training Manual into national Lebanese curricula, CyberSouth
7 August, Desk Study, Review of cybercrime legislation for Papua New Guinea, GLACY+
By 15 August, Desk Study: Judicial Training Systems and Capabilities, CyberSouth
By 15 August, Desk Study: Report with recommendations for priority countries on financial investigations for online crime proceeds, CyberSouth
By 15 August, Desk research: Assessment of compliance of procedural law frameworks in line with Articles 16 to 21 Budapest Convention and related legislation (including data protection), Bosnia and Herzegovina iPROCEEDS-2
By 15 August, Desk Study, INTERPOL, Guide for Developing Cybercrime and E-evidence Training Strategy for Law Enforcement, GLACY+
By 15 August, Desk Research: C-PROC, Desk research: Assessment of compliance of procedural law frameworks in line with Articles 16 to 21 Budapest Convention and related legislation (including data protection), Turkey iPROCEEDS-2
By 15 August, Support participation in long-distance specialised master programme (nomination and selection of candidates) iPROCEEDS-2
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