April 11, 2012
by Katherine Getty
The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday rejected the government's broad reading of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA). This decision directly contradicts the rulings of three other appeals courts that did allow for a broader reading of the law. Writing for the 9-2 majority, ...[read more]
August 23, 2006
by Joshua Pantesco
Telecom giant AT&T sued 25 John Doe defendants in US federal court on Wednesday, alleging that the defendants had posed as customers to obtain personal customer information for use in domestic and legal disputes. The AT&T complaint alleges that the so-called data brokers... ...[read more]

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