mail

Friday, March 4, 2005

 

Jailed for using a nonstandard browser

`A Londonder made a tsnuami-relief donation using lynx — a text-based browser used by the blind, Unix-users and others — on Sun’s Solaris operating system. The site-operator decided that this “unusual” event in the system log indicated a hack-attempt, and the police broke down the donor’s door and arrested him.’




Leave a Reply

participate