Draft International Convention to Enhance Protection from Cybercrime and Terrorism

Conventions and Treaties

The Draft is designed to encourage universal recognition of basic offenses in cyberspace and universal agreement to cooperate in investigating, extraditing, and prosecuting perpetrators. The Draft contains the description of the conduct it covers, confirms in which cases States have jurisdiction, and proposes an international Agency for Information Infrastructure Protection (AIIP) which would serve as a formal framework in which interested groups will cooperate in developing standards and practices concerning cybersecurity.