Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Censorship Security Transportation United States

Massachusetts Sues to Halt Defcon Subway Hacking Talk 270

Posted by timothy
from the this-has-not-been-cleared-with-upstairs dept.
According to CNET, "The state of Massachusetts has asked a federal judge for a temporary restraining order preventing three MIT students from giving a presentation on Sunday about hacking smartcards used in the Boston subway system." It'll be interesting to see whether Dutch-style openness or Soviet-style secrecy prevails in Las Vegas. Update: 08/09 20:57 GMT by T : "Too late," says reader Bluey: "Injunction was already granted."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Massachusetts Sues to Halt Defcon Subway Hacking Talk

Comments Filter:

The only problem with being a man of leisure is that you can never stop and take a rest.

Working...