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MSPOLIS - Policy Report on Property, Privacy and Ethics

One of the major presentations/requirements in the IS Policy class is the presentation about policy creation for a specific topic. I chose the topic on Property, Privacy and Ethics since it overlaps with information security. 75 more words

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The CFAA Requires Access of a Computer -- Not Just Access to Information

To have a valid CFAA claim, there must be an access to a computer.

The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act is often referred to as an “access crime” because the act that is prohibited is accessing a computer. 255 more words

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Using Single Individual Password to Access News Site to Share Info With Others is Not CFAA Interruption of Service

A person’s use of his single individual use password to access a news site to access content that he then shared with over 100 other people did not cause any impairment to the integrity or availability of data or loss due to interruption of service as required to bring a civil claim under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. 12 more words

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Employers Receive Friendly Computer-Fraud-And-Abuse-Act Ruling From Louisiana Court

The U.S. Eastern District of Louisiana recently sided with employers in the on-going judicial debate over interpreting the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act “CFAA”. See Associated Pump & Supply Co., LLC v.

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US v. Nosal Court Orders Restitution of $827,983.25

On April 24, 2013, a jury convicted Defendant David Nosal of three counts of computer fraud in violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act “CFAA”, 18 U.S.C.

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Using Photos from Facebook Page Without Express Permission Does Not Violate CFAA

In Miranda Tan and Hassan Miah v. John Doe, 14-CV-2663 (S.D.N.Y. May 5, 2014), the court held that defendant’s use of photographs from the plaintiff’s Facebook page, without express permission, did not violate the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. 38 more words

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