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Re: another fbi prosecution
On Tue, 5 Dec 1995, Duncan Frissell wrote:
> At 07:30 AM 12/5/95 -0500, you wrote:
> > sophomore Dominick LaScala was charged last week in federal court with two
> > counts of computer fraud.
> I thought fraud was obtaining something of value by false pretenses or
> uttering a false document or something. Doesn't sound like fraud to me.
I think they're referring to at least one of the accounts being obtained
under false pretenses, and the From: lines (and probably Message-ID,
Received, etc) being forged.
Which would still be an interesting precedent, yes.