Leading Issues in Cybercrime: A Comparison of Russia and Japan

Nikita Simonov, Olga Klenkina, Elena Shikhanova
2020 Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Social, economic, and academic leadership (ICSEAL-6-2019)   unpublished
Nowadays, the pace of high technologies is going quick which causes a number of problems in the information sphere. Along with the globalization of the information space and digitalization, there are more opportunities for abuse in the information sphere. The reason for the popularity and rapid growth of cybercrime is its high profitability, as well as the lack of high risk. The purpose of our study is to identify the characteristics of cybercrime in the Russian Federation and Japan and to
more » ... d Japan and to identify possible vectors of cooperation. The experience of Japan will be useful to Russia since the problems that arise today are partly new to Russia, but already resolved in Japan. Along with this, it should be noted that the experience of the development of the Russian Federation could be used by Japanese law enforcement agencies in order to prevent unlawful attacks by our compatriots. We see the following vectors of cooperation to comprehensively counter the cybercrime of the Russia and Japan: to unify the criminal law on cybercrime; to fine-tune law enforcement cooperation in the investigation of cybercrimes; to develop a mechanism for resolving jurisdictional issues in cyberspace.
doi:10.2991/assehr.k.200526.073 fatcat:hp7aexgi4fbcnidgu3apc7mff4