Bill Criminalizing ‘Unauthorized Computer Access’ Concerns Security Experts (WABE)
(Apr 3, 2018) — A bill that makes most acts of accessing a computer without permission a crime is now awaiting Gov. Nathan Deal’s signature.
Some Atlanta-area cybersecurity experts said if it becomes law, they will be less likely to report security vulnerabilities.
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