Legal Considerations- Computer Misuse Act

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What are some types of computer misuse?
Hacking, Data Misuse and unathourised transfer or copying, coping and sidtributing copyrighted software, music and fil, email and chat room abuses, viruses, p0rn
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When was the computer misuse act passed?
The computer misuse act was passed in 1990
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How many tiers of offences were there?
There were 3 tiers of offences.
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What are the three tiers of offences?
Accessing Computer Material without permission, Accessing computer material without permission with intent of further criminal offences, altering computer data without permission
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What is the Computer Misuse Act designed to do?
The computer misuse act is designed to protect computer users against wilful attacks and information theft.
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The computer misuse act was passed in 1990

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