NZ to label computer hacking a crime

    Date13 Jul 2000
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    5062
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Computer hacking is likely to become punishable by imprisonment under new legislation proposed by the New Zealand Government. Information Technology and Associate Justice Minister Paul Swain said yesterday he hoped to add the legislation to the Crimes Amendment Bill, currently before . . . Computer hacking is likely to become punishable by imprisonment under new legislation proposed by the New Zealand Government. Information Technology and Associate Justice Minister Paul Swain said yesterday he hoped to add the legislation to the Crimes Amendment Bill, currently before a parliamentary committee, which in turn would be added to the Crimes Act.
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