EU IMPOSES FIRST SANCTIONS FOR CYBER ATTACKS

On 30 July, EU Regulation 2020/1125/EU and Council Decision 2020/1127/CFSP have imposed sanctions (an asset freeze and travel ban) on 6 individuals and 3 entities responsible for various cyber attacks – WannaCryNotPetya, and Operation Cloud Hopper‘.

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:32020R1125&from=EN

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:32020D1127&from=EN

https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2020/07/30/eu-imposes-the-first-ever-sanctions-against-cyber-attacks

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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