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Selection of articles of the Criminal Code of Ukraine


Article 359. Illegal use of special technical equipment for secretly obtaining information.

1. Illegal use of special technical means of secretly obtaining information - is punishable by a fine of one hundred to two hundred non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens, or by limiting the will for up to four years, or imprisonment for that same term.


Article 361. Unauthorized interference with the work of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunication networks

1. Unauthorized interference with electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunication networks, which led to the source, loss, falsification, blocking of information, distortion of information processing or violation of the established order of its routing, -

is punished with a fine of six hundred to one thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or restriction of will for a term of two to five years, or imprisonment for up to three years, with deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or engage in certain activities for up to two years or without confiscation of software and hardware with which unauthorized interference was made, which are the property of the perpetrator.


Article 361-1. Creation for the purpose of use, distribution or sale of harmful software or hardware, as well as their distribution or sale

1. Creation with the purpose of use, distribution or sale, as well as distribution or sale of harmful software or hardware intended for unauthorized interference with the work of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunication networks, -

shall be punished with a fine of five hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or with fixable robots for up to two years, or imprisonment for that same period, with confiscation of software or hardware intended for unauthorized interference with the work of electronic computers (computers), automated systems computer networks or telecommunication networks owned by the perpetrator.


Article 361-2. Unauthorized sale or distribution of information with limited access, which is stored in electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or on the media of such information

1. Unauthorized marketing or distribution of information with limited access, which is stored in electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or on the media of such information, created and protected under current legislation, -

is punishable by a fine of five hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or imprisonment for up to two years with confiscation of software or hardware with which the unauthorized sale or dissemination of information with limited access that is the property of the perpetrator was carried out.

Article 362. Unauthorized actions with information that is processed in electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or stored on such information carriers, made by a person who has the right to access it.

1. Unauthorized change, destruction or blocking of information that is processed in electronic computers (computers), automated systems or computer networks or stored on such information carriers, made by a person who has the right to access it -

shall be punished with a fine of six hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or fixable robots for up to two years with confiscation of software or hardware with which unauthorized alteration, destruction or blocking of information that is the property of the perpetrator was made.

2. Unauthorized interceptions or copying of information that is processed in electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or stored on such information carriers, if this has led to its source, made by a person who has the right to access such information

shall be punished with imprisonment for up to three years with deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or to engage in certain activities for that same term and with confiscation of software or technical means by which unauthorized interceptions or copying of information that is the property of the perpetrator were carried out.


Article 363. Violation of the rules for the operation of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunications networks, or the procedure or rules for the protection of information that is processed in them

Violation of the rules of operation of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunications networks or the order or rules of information protection that they process, if it has caused significant harm, committed by the person who is responsible for their operation -

is punished with a fine of five hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or restriction of will for up to three years with deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or engage in certain activities for that very term.

Here you have the "erasure" of information by informal methods.

Article 363-1. Obstruction of work of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunication networks through mass distribution of telecommunications messages

1. Intentional mass distribution of telecommunications messages, carried out without prior agreement of the recipients, which led to the disruption or termination of the operation of electronic computers (computers), automated systems, computer networks or telecommunication networks, -

is punishable by a fine of five hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or by limiting the will for up to three years.

This, I understand about spam.

Article 382. Failure to comply with a court decision.

1. Willful non-fulfillment by an official of the sentence, decision, rulings, court order, which have gained legal force, or obstruction of their implementation -

is punishable by a fine of five hundred to one thousand non-taxable minimum incomes or imprisonment for up to three years, with the deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or engage in certain activities for up to three years.

2. Those same actions committed by an official who occupies a responsible or particularly responsible position, or a person convicted earlier of a crime under this article, or if they have caused important harm to the rights and freedoms of citizens protected by law, state or public interests or legal interests persons that

shall be punished by restriction of will for a period of up to five years or by imprisonment for that same period, with deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or to engage in certain activities for a period of up to three years.

3. Willful failure by an official to comply with the decision of the European Court of Human Rights -

is punished by imprisonment for the term from three up to eight years with deprivation of the right to embrace certain positions or to engage in certain activities for up to three years.

Of course dumb, but not so powerful.

Article 2. Basis for criminal liability

1. The basis of criminal liability is a person committing a socially dangerous act that contains the elements of a crime provided for by this Code.

2. The person is considered innocent of the crime and cannot be subject to criminal punishment until her guilt is proven in law and established by a court conviction.

3. No one can be held criminally responsible for the crime more than once.

I remember the movie "Fracture" ...

Article 6. The effect of the law on criminal liability regarding crimes committed on the territory of Ukraine

1. Persons who have committed crimes on the territory of Ukraine are subject to criminal liability for this Code.

2. The crime is recognized to be committed on the territory of Ukraine, if it was started, continued, completed or terminated on the territory of Ukraine.

3. A crime is recognized as committed on the territory of Ukraine if its perpetrator or at least one of the accomplices acted on the territory of Ukraine.

4. The question of the criminal liability of diplomatic representatives of foreign states and other citizens who, according to the laws of Ukraine and international treaties, the consent to which must be granted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, is not cognizable in criminal cases to the courts of Ukraine, if they commit a crime on the territory of Ukraine, diplomatic by.



Article 12. Classification of crimes

1. Depending on the severity of the crime, they are divided into crimes of minor gravity, moderate severity, grave and especially grave.

2. A minor offense is a crime for which a penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years is envisaged, or another, milder punishment.

3. A moderate crime is a crime for which a penalty of imprisonment of not more than five years is foreseen.

4. A serious crime is a crime for which a penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years is foreseen.

5. A particularly serious crime is a crime for which a penalty of imprisonment for more than ten years or life imprisonment is envisaged.

Hack is rarely average, not that heavy.

Article 66. Circumstances that mitigate punishment

1. When imposing a punishment on circumstances that mitigate it, the following shall be recognized:

1) appearance with confession, sincere repentance or active assistance in solving a crime;

2) voluntary compensation for the damage caused or elimination of the damage caused;

3) the commission of a crime by a minor;

4) the commission of a crime by a woman in a state of pregnancy;

5) the commission of a crime due to the coincidence of difficult personal, family or other circumstances;

6) the commission of a crime under the influence of a threat, coercion, or through material, official or other dependence;

7) the commission of a crime under the influence of strong emotion caused by the unlawful or immoral actions of the victim;

8) the commission of a crime with exceeding the limits of extreme necessity;

9) the performance of a special task of preventing or disclosing the criminal activity of an organized group or criminal organization, combined with the commission of a crime in the cases provided for by this Code.

Sorry, pretend to be pregnant will not work

Article 80. Release from serving a sentence in connection with the expiration of the statute of limitations for the execution of a conviction sentence

1. A person shall be released from serving a sentence if, since the day of entry into force of the conviction, he was not executed within the following time frame:

1) two years - in case of conviction to punishment, less severe than restriction of will;

2) three years - in case of conviction to punishment in the form of restriction of will or imprisonment for a crime of minor gravity;

3) five years - in case of conviction to punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a crime of moderate severity, as well as in case of conviction to imprisonment for a term of not more than five years for a serious crime;

In general, they did something bad - it's time to hide for 2 years at least.

Article 114. Spying

1. Transfer or gathering for the purpose of transferring to a foreign state, a foreign organization or their representatives statements that represent state secrets, if these actions are committed by a foreigner or stateless person, -

shall be punished with imprisonment from eight to fifteen years.

Probably, you are all tyrite for your server in Melbourne, then to transfer to another country.

Article 176. Infringement of copyright and neighboring rights

1. Illegal reproduction, distribution of works of science, literature and art, computer programs and databases, as well as illegal reproduction, distribution of performances, phonograms, videograms and speech programs, their illegal replication and distribution on audio and video tapes, floppy disks, other media information, or another deliberate violation of copyright and neighboring rights, if it caused material damage in a significant amount -

is punished with a fine of two hundred to a thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or with fixable robots for up to two years, or imprisonment for that same period, with confiscation of all copies of works, physical media of computer programs, databases, performances, phonograms, videograms, speech programs and tools and materials that were specifically used for their manufacture.

Well, who is licensed, wind users?

Article 190. Fraud

1. Mastering other people's property or acquiring the right to property through fraud or breach of trust (fraud) -

is punishable by a fine of up to fifty non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or fixable robots for up to two years, or by restriction of will for up to three years.

I think, for this they can, as a last resort, also attract.

Article 301. Import, manufacture, sale and distribution of pornographic items

1. Importation into Ukraine of works, images or other items of a pornographic nature for the purpose of selling or distributing or producing, storing them !! , transportation or other movement for the very purpose, or their sale or distribution, as well as coercion to participate in their creation -

shall be punished with a fine of fifty to one hundred non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or arrest for up to six months, or by restriction of will for up to three years, with confiscation of pornographic objects and means of their manufacture and distribution.

2. The same actions that were made regarding film and video products, computer programs of a pornographic nature, as well as selling to minors or distributing among them works, images or other objects of a pornographic nature -

shall be punished with a fine of one hundred to three hundred non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens or restriction of will for up to five years, or imprisonment for that same period, with confiscation of pornographic film and video production, means of its production and demonstration.

This is published to draw attention to the last addition to the article - the words “storage”, which can apparently be used as a reason for a warrant / search / confiscation.

Article 373. Coercion to testify

1. Coercion to testify during interrogation by means of unlawful actions by a person who conducts an inquiry or pretrial investigation -

is punished by restriction of will for a term of up to three years or by imprisonment for that same term.

2. Those actions combined with the use of violence or mockery of a person -

shall be punished with imprisonment from three to eight years.

Not bad, if you can prove it.