Reply to post: Re: erm isn't this what law enforcement is for?

US Congress mulls first 'hack back' revenge law. And yup, you can guess what it'll let people do

Seajay#

Re: erm isn't this what law enforcement is for?

This is not like the second amendment for cyber security and it's not like "stand your ground" laws. In those cases you are (in theory) not retaliating to the attack, you're just taking action to keep yourself safe from an attack that is still ongoing.

The physical world equivalent of this sort of law would allow you to burgle the houses of people you suspect of being burglars. Utterly bonkers.

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