• Jul 11, 2016
  • Caleb Chen
  • Governments, News, Security,

Password sharing is not a federal crime… But it is still illegal in Tennessee

Is password sharing illegal? Recent actions from the 9th circuit court have sparked slightly erroneous headlines claiming that sharing your password is a federal crime. To grossly simplify the case, the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) was used against a fired employee that accessed a company database with a password obtained from a former … Continue reading “Password sharing is not a federal crime… But it is still illegal in Tennessee”

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