Europe’s New Cybercrime Center To Open Its Doors This Week: EC3 To Act As Hub For EU-Wide Collaboration To Combat E-Crime

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http://techcrunch.com – Europe’s fight against cybercrime has a new home: the European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) will officially open its doors on January 11, at the European Police Office, Europol in the Hague (Netherlands) — although the Centre’s staff commenced activities on January 1. The EC3′s focus is on illegal online activities carried out by organised crime groups — especially attacks targeting e-banking and other online financial activities, online child sexual exploitation and crimes that affect the critical infrastructure and information systems in the European Union. National (IT news)