Category: Federal Crimes

Hacking Punishable up to 10+ Years in Federal Prison

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Computer and Internet Fraud Primary tabs Overview Fraud through the criminal use of a computer or the Internet can take many different forms. “Hacking” is a common form, in which a perpetrator uses technological tools to remotely access a protected computer or system. Another common form involves the interception of an electronic transmission unintended for the interceptor, such as passwords,…