Re: Letter to CERT Re Oregon v. Schwartz
firstname.lastname@example.org (Dean Inada) writes:
>In article <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Kenneth Rentz) writes:
>>You seem to forget that Mr Schwartz's job was NOT to test the security
>>of these systems. His actions were no diferent than if I were to
>>practice my lock picking skills on various locked doors at my company,
>>just to show how bad the locks are.
>Oh oh, is that a felony too?
>I've done that several times, without explicit authorization, and with the
>same motive that Randal claims for his actions.
It probably could be a felony, if you got caught and your
company was sufficiently pissed off. Does the phrase
"Breaking and entering" ring any bells?