Attacks on Computers: Congressional Hearings and Pending Legislation

@article{Bailey1984AttacksOC,
  title={Attacks on Computers: Congressional Hearings and Pending Legislation},
  author={David Bailey},
  journal={1984 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy},
  year={1984},
  pages={180-180}
}
  • David Bailey
  • Published 1984
  • Computer Science
  • 1984 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
During the First Session of the 98th Congress, several days of hearings were held on the activities of "computer enthusiasts" including the Milwaukee 414s and others. The First Session also saw the introduction in the House of six bills dealing with various aspects of computer crime. A summary of those hearings, along with a summary of the pending computer crime bills, will be presented. 

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