Accessing Public Websites Ain't a Crime, Hiding an IP Address Could Be

In the ongoing legal battle between craigslist and 3taps, a new court opinion makes clear that people are "authorized" under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) to access a public website. But what the court gave with one hand it took with the other, as it also ruled that sending a cease-and-desist letter and… » 8/21/13 3:40am 8/21/13 3:40am

Hawaii Wants to Ruin Paradise By Invading Your Privacy and Keeping…

Hawaii! You're supposed to be the state that us contiguous folks dream about moving to so we can escape the noise and interwaves of computers and Internet. You're not supposed to be the state that pushes a ridiculous invasion of privacy bill that requires every Internet provider to keep track of every single website… » 1/26/12 2:20pm 1/26/12 2:20pm