Tags Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

Virginia state lawmaker accused of breaching former campaign manager's Facebook, Gmail accounts

by Jeff Stone • 6 days ago

Dawn Adams had an "ulterior motive" when she asked for her former staffers' Facebook credentials, according to the complaint.

Judge won’t toss ex-hedge fund manager’s claim Brevet Capital hacked his email

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

The case highlights uncomfortable questions about what information employers can access about their employees, and they access it.

Private sector warms to U.S. Cyber Command carrying out 'hack backs'

by Ryan Duffy • 1 year ago

The U.S. government should decide how to retaliate against the worst attacks on the country’s private sector.

Rep. Graves: 'Active defense' bill will launch a new industry

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

Companies will soon offer public support for the legislation because "they're under tremendous attacks all the time," said the congressman.

'Hacking back' legislation is back in Congress

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

The bill would be a huge amendment to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

How a snooping furniture executive may have expanded the CFAA

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

A strange episode of workplace email spying led to an important decision about the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

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