Ga. Senate Passes Bill Criminalizing 'Unauthorized Computer Access'

Andy Green
Information Security Lecturer Andy Green

KENNESAW, Ga. (Feb 16, 2018) — On Monday, Georgia senators passed a bill that makes password disclosure or accessing a computer or computer network without permission “a misdemeanor of a high and aggravated nature.”

Kennesaw State University information security lecturer Andy Green said it shouldn’t be a crime. He said he accesses computers and networks for research purposes.

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