Latest Computer Misuse Act Stories

2011-08-20 14:20:54

A 25-year-old British student used 'considerable technical expertise' to repeatedly hack into Facebook's servers, legal experts testified at his trial

2011-08-01 12:10:00

An Internet hacker who was allegedly a part of the group LulzSec has been released on bail after being charged with five offenses.

2008-10-06 00:00:17

2000: JASON Garon pleads guilty to a charge of forgery in a New York court, in the first Internet forgery prosecution in the United States. Garon sent spam advertising pornography and get-rich-quick schemes, disguised to appear as if sent by IBM's Internet provider, IBM.net.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.