[cooperation-wg] European Council suggests IP address revocation
Brian Nisbet brian.nisbet at heanet.ie
Fri Apr 30 00:46:30 CEST 2010
Carsten, > a bit unsure whether this belongs more to Address Policy or to > Cooperation, I eventually opted for Coop WG. > > Maybe this WG, RIPE in general and/or the RIPE NCC would like to > consider the following European Council conclusion: > > === > The meeting statement noted as one of those medium term actions "to > adopt a common approach in the fight against cybercrime internationally, > particularly in relation to the revocation of Domain Names and IP > addresses. The Commission, in cooperation with the Member States and > Europol, is invited to facilitate this objective." > === > > (quoted from "European Union Gets Serious on Cybercrime Including Right > to Revoke Domains", > http://domainnews.com/en/european-union-gets-serious-on-cybercrime-including-right-to-revoke-domains.html > - the full EC doc is linked to at the end of the article) This will likely be touched upon in the AA-WG, especially in relation to the NCC's interactions with law enforcement. Not the EC's declaration, but this has been a theme for some time now and I know the NCC are looking at a number of related areas. Brian.