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|Originally Published: Thursday, 20 January 2000||Author: Derrick H. Lewis|
|Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News||Page: 1/1 - [Std View]|
Cyber-crooks face radical new laws.
[SCMP] Radical laws to combat a dramatic surge in computer crime may be on the way. The news came yesterday as a special team of government lawyers started targeting cyber-crooks. The unit will consider making it a crime to refuse demands from investigators for the "key" to coded information stored on computers.