February 15, 2013

6. Are cyber victims over-reacting?

"Sentencing for any kind of computer related crimes also needs to be brought into line with reality and the bounds of justice, companies tend to inflate their estimates of damages and juries hear 'millions of dollars in damages' and rush to throw the book at someone for exploiting ridiculously lax security and changing a webpage."

- Sebastianowl, an anonymous member of Anonymous, in an email to the Guardian.

Source: The Guardian (UK)