Quote: "The back door program included a feature that was designed to modify a computer in which the program was inserted so that the computer would be destroyed if someone accessed it using a certain password." - United States Department of Justice, July 1992 Notes: Page 15 has a PTI Model 60 Prison Phone ad, page 16 has a Concern for Calcutta ad, page 23 has a 800 Numbers ad, page 39 has a letter from NYNEX, page 40 has a 900 number ad, not in the index.
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Discusses the lack of First Amendment rights and some details of the prison telephone access.
From a prisoner in California.
In Best of 2600 book?
Yes, page 387, Section 2 (The 1990s: The World Discovers Hackers), Chapter 11 (More Hacker Stories and Adventures)
Jargon for where lost computerized data has gone - used here as a miscellaneous category. (more..)
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