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In Austria the number of complaints involving cybercrime rose from 10,010 in 2015 to 13,103 in 2016, which is an increase by about 31 per cent. To counter the massive increase in ransomware, a special investigation team termed CLAVIS was set up in June 2016.
  • Austria
  • Cybercrime
  • Youth
  • Initiatives
  • 2017
It is not only the involvement of organised crime in cybercrime that is dangerous, but also cybercrime committed in an organised manner. Cyber-OC represents the convergence of these two phenomena. Despite the huge threat arising from its cumulative character, Cyber-OC is frequently underestimated and differently defined even by law enforcement authorities.
  • Germany
  • Cybercrime
  • Research
  • 2016
Respect Zone is a non-profit, non-political and non-religious NGO, which proposes a self-certifying ethical label. The label is easy to use and to display, and is offered to everyone abiding by the Respect Zone Charter (available on the Respect Zone website), and more broadly to the principle of respect over the Internet. Respect Zone is a positive label, aiming at cooling down social networks and at displaying respect online. Respect Zone endeavours to build a modern educational tool to fight against bullying, racism, antisemitism, sexism, homophobia, stigmatism of disabilities, and violent radicalization.
  • France
  • Bullying
  • Cybercrime
  • Other violence
  • Initiatives
  • 2016
This is an additional German ECPA entry for 2017, the theme was Cyber Safety.
  • Germany
  • Cybercrime
  • Fraud
  • Initiatives
  • 2017
This is the German ECPA entry for 2017, the theme was cyber safety.
  • Germany
  • Child sexual exploitation
  • Cybercrime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2017