Could Accessing Your Own Data On Facebook Make You Criminally Liable?
from the hopefully-a-court-says-otherwise dept
The EFF has filed a new amici brief in the case pointing out the logical problems with this argument. It's saying that if a user chooses to access his or her own data that is stored in Facebook, using a tool of his or her own choice... that can open themselves up to criminal liability, just because it violates some random term in Facebook's terms of service. That clearly seems to go way beyond the purpose of anti-computer hacking laws: