Computer Fraud Legislation: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Criminal Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session, on S. 440 ... and S. 1678 ... October 30, 1985, Volume 4

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Page 24 - ... authorization, uses the opportunity such access provides for purposes to which such authorization does not extend, and by means of such conduct knowingly uses, modifies, destroys, or discloses information in, or prevents authorized use of, such computer, if such computer is operated for or on behalf of the Government of the United States and such conduct affects such operation; shall be punished as provided in subsection (c) of this section.
Page 15 - S. 1678 will go a long way in further deterring "hackers" from committing computer crimes. As the Subcommittee knows, there has been a tendency on the part of the public to view computer crime as a form of intellectual pranksterism. Because of this inaccurate perception, societal definitions, deterrents and punishments are needed to control these white-collar crimes. The enactment of stronger criminal penalties will send a clear signal to those perpetrating computer crimes that there is as much wrongdoing...
Page 13 - USC 3401 et seq.), or contained in a file of a consumer reporting agency on a consumer, as such terms are defined in the Fair Credit Reporting Act (15 USC 1681 et seq.); or (3) knowingly accesses a computer without authorization, or having accessed a computer with authorization, uses the opportunity such access provides for purposes to which such authorization does not extend...
Page 13 - States entitled to receive it; (2) intentionally accesses a computer without authorization or exceeds authorized access, and thereby obtains (A) information contained in a financial record of a financial institution, or of a card issuer as defined in section 1602(n) of title 15, or contained in a file of a consumer reporting agency on a consumer, as such terms are defined in the Fair Credit Reporting Act...
Page 20 - DEPUTY ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL, CRIMINAL DIVISION, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Mr. Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee: I...
Page 5 - McCxiN introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary A BILL To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to offenses relating to the sexual exploitation of children, and for other purposes.
Page 12 - Sheldon Elliot Steinbach General Counsel cc: Members of Committee SES:mmb Associated Credit Bureaus, Inc. STATEMENT OF WALTER R. KURTH PRESIDENT OF ASSOCIATED CREDIT BUREAUS, INC. S. 440 "The Computer Systems Protection Act"; S. 1678 "The Federal Computer Systems Protection Act of 1985"; and Other Computer Crime Legislation On behalf of the 1,400 members of Associated Credit Bureaus, Inc. (ACB) , an international trade association founded in 1906 to represent the consumer...
Page 13 - In l906 to represent the consumer credit reporting industry. we are pleased to submit for the record the following statement to the House Judiciary Subcommittee on...
Page 27 - Act willfully to employ any device, scheme, or artifice to defraud or to obtain money or property by means of any false pretense, representation, or promise, or...
Page 47 - We do not worry about the pass-through provisions hi any of the revenue sharing bills since, in my opinion, all of the money allocated to Wisconsin will inevitably end up with local units of government anyway. I thank you, Mr. Chairman, for the privilege of appearing here today. STATEMENT OF HON. JOHN J. MARCHI, STATE SENATOR FROM NEW YORK Mr. MARCHI. I am John March! from New York. I am chairman of the Joint Legislative Committee on Interstate Cooperation. I have been a member of the legislature...

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