Geek Fact for July 26th


In 1989, Robert Tappan Morris became the first person to be indicted under the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.

Morris was prosecuted for creating and releasing the Morris worm, generally considered to be the first Internet worm.

Learn more at http://timelines.com/1989/7/26/first-indictment-under-computer-fraud-and-abuse-act.

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