View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
March 22, 1988

MISUSING OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

By CBR Staff Writer

Must be quite a relief for Austrians to be confronted with a national scandal that isn’t involved with the fact that they elected a president who told blatant lies in his memoirs, but news that their sons are misusing information technology to consort with prostitutes is not likely to do much to improve national morale: according to the Evening Standard, the Treibach Grammar School, stunned by a UKP2,000 electronic mail bill run up by the school computer, checked with the phone company, whose investigations revealed that sixth formers had cracked a restricted circulation access code to the local cat-house and making assignations with the ladies of the night; the precocious lads face expulsion and fraud charges, and their parents the phone bill.

Content from our partners
DTX Manchester welcomes leading tech talent from across the region and beyond
The hidden complexities of deploying AI in your business
When it comes to AI, remember not every problem is a nail

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU