SCOTUS Decision in Van Buren v. United States is a Victory, But Don’t Celebrate Yet

Adam G.
Adam G.
Jun 4 · 4 min read
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As I wrote almost a year ago, the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) is a stifling force on informational security and individual rights. Just yesterday, in the case of Van Buren v. United States, the Supreme Court agreed with that assessment in limiting the scope of what constitutes “unauthorized access.” Justice Amy Coney Barrett, a surprise…