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Unauthorised access to computer material / causing a computer to perform a function with intent to secure unauthorised access Computer Misuse Act 1990 - court cases, maximum sentence


Offence :

Unauthorised access to computer material / causing a computer to perform a function with intent to secure unauthorised access

Legislation : Computer Misuse Act 1990
Section : Section 1
Maximum Penalty : 2-years imprisonment
Fine (level 5)
Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) : Sentencing - Legal Guidance
Offence Note/s :
A useful list of Computer Misuse Act cases is available here: http://www.computerevidence.co.uk/Cases/CMA.htm
   
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