The new policy addresses decades of uncertainty around the law and security research.
The offer was part of an internal test at Plaid. If people’s employers didn't provide permission, Plaid may run afoul of U.S. hacking laws.
Argyle says it provides access to employment and payroll history. Buying login details may fall afoul of U.S. hacking laws.
The ticketing giant is getting a slap on the wrist for destroying a rival ahead of purchasing it.
DoJ says current federal law against hacking doesn't apply to voting machines because they aren't connected to the internet; but this plus a proposed amendment could create a problem for prosecuting hacks of other computers not connected to the internet.
Oh, and swiping notes on the Astros’ trade negotiations.
Sharing your Netflix or HBO password technically violates one of America's worst tech laws, the Ninth Circuit has ruled.
Keys was convicted for pasting login credentials to the Tribune Company CMS into an Anonymous chatroom.
The recommended sentence is heavily tied to how much money was lost because of the hack.
“Like capturing Jack the Ripper and giving him community service.”