College sysadmin fired for distributed computing
anaylor at nc.rr.com
Thu Aug 2 09:38:22 EDT 2001
I'm concerned that the reputation is that we are the Beverly Hillbillies or
something, and we're not," Covington said. "Georgia is not a technological
or educational backwater. I know we have computer experts in the Attorney
good thing you have nothing better to be concerned with.
From: Michael Czeiszperger [mailto:czei at webperformanceinc.com]
Sent: Thursday, August 02, 2001 7:25 AM
Subject: [internetworkers] College sysadmin fired for distributed
This is interesting... A college sysadmin is fired for installing the
distributed computing program from Distributed.net.
"Although state officials have not yet charged McOwen with anything, they
investigating him for allegedly violating an agreement he signed saying he
would not download unauthorized software onto school machines, use
property without permission, or do so for profit. What's more, according to
McOwen, they've threatened to seat a grand jury and seek an indictment
sometime in the coming weeks."
Web Performance Inc.
9207 Baileywick Road, Suite 203
Raleigh, NC 27615
czei at webperformanceinc.com
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