[funsec] Holy Crap: Using a Command Prompt is 'Suspicious Behavior'

Paul M. Moriarty pmm at igtc.com
Tue Apr 14 20:58:25 CDT 2009

On Apr 14, 2009, at 6:53 PM, Paul Ferguson wrote:

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> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 6:25 PM, Paul M. Moriarty <pmm at igtc.com>  
> wrote:
>> OK, the alleged crime is "Obtaining computer services by Fraud or
>> Misrepresentation".  And it's pretty well spelled out to me in the  
>> Basis
>> of Probable Cause that there, is fact, probable cause.
>> I'm not saying I personally agree with the law or the actions taken  
>> by
>> the Boston College Police Dept.
>> I am saying the that the EFF is using a lot of smoke mirrors to try  
>> and
>> play on the emotions of F/OSS and privacy proponents that some huge
>> egregious miscarriage of justice is taking place.  I call bullshit.
> I call bullshit on any premise built upon "..he seems guilty because  
> he is
> a computer expert and he used some unknown computer foo..."
> Witch hunting.
> This whole thing stinks.
> That should be scary, in and of itself.

Did you read the basis for probable cause?  Because it says a little  
bit more than that in there.

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