Criminalization of dangerous acts in cyberspace in criminal codes of Lithuania and Russia: Comparative aspects

Darius Štitilis, Valdas Klišauskas

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During the survey criminal acts of the Republic of Lithuania and Russian Federation regulating cybercrimes and responsibility for their performance as per comparative aspect. Few different methods have been used for executation of the survey: surveying Lithuanian and Russian criminal acts for cybercrimes, comparative method has been chosen by authors. Using sources of scientific literature authors has used deductive method letting to make rather reliable conclusions. Authors of concepts for the survey have served the newest scientific literature and dictionaries. The survey has revealed that some act for cybercrimes are criminalized differently in Lithuanian and Russian criminal acts. These differences of right regulation are being proveded and commented including possibilities of appliance of legal regulation practice of the good appropriate area as well.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)126-169
JournalMatters of Russian and international law = Вопросы российского и международного права
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013



  • Cybercrimes
  • Legal regulation
  • Criminalization of dangerous acts

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