Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3301636 - 07/25/13 09:36 AM When will it stop. Or when will we stop it
Stalkhunter
10 Point


Registered: 07/17/11
Posts: 4079
Loc: Knoxville TN

Offline
File this one in the ever-burgeoning category of: how insane can legislators get?

Congress is now debating an update to the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

Turns out it’s already a misdemeanor to “exceed authorized use” of a computer, but the DOJ wants to make it a felony.

Of course, what does “exceeds authorized use” mean? Well, it means, for instance, an employee sending emails to pals while he’s at the office—because his employer has a rule against that.

In other words, the feds want to back up employers’ rules and turn them into felonies. Splendid.

http://www.activistpost.com/2013/07/using-fake-names-on-facebook.html#more
_________________________
Semper Fi(USMC 1981-1991)

Μολων λαβε
I am a cancer Killer.

Top
#3301932 - 07/25/13 02:28 PM Re: When will it stop. Or when will we stop it [Re: Stalkhunter]
Hunter 257W
10 Point


Registered: 10/04/12
Posts: 3317
Loc: Franklin County

Offline
When society reaches the point where we all behave so well and real violent crime is so rare that sending a non-work email to a friend while at work is worth prosecuting, then things are dog-gone good. \:\) How anybody can think we have attained that measure of "goodness" is beyond me.
Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Unicam, gtk, Tennessee Todd, Lakeland Charlie, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, MAN, Bobby G, Kimber45, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105862
RUGER
87575
Deer Assassin
65647
BSK
61372
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
buckslayer85, crose84, Fisher 1959, AKeys, GUIDO
13383 Registered Users
Who's Online
105 registered (John3, blueheron, landman, Hillbilly Hunter, lincolntom, scn, 11 invisible) and 186 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13383 Members
42 Forums
95734 Topics
1120775 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
October
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.077 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.