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It’s Time to Reform the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

By Scientific American

August 19, 2013

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This year the U.S. Congress is considering changes to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), the primary law that governs cyber crime and fraud on the Internet. The act, originally passed in 1986, was aimed at providing a measure of security for computers against unauthorized access to large, time-shared computers.

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