The court relied on a federal law aimed at computer intrusions in issuing its order, holding that even discussing the flaws at a public conference constituted a “transmission” of a computer program that could harm the fare collection system.

(Via -MIT Students Gagged by Federal Court Judge | Electronic Frontier Foundation.)

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