Re: ENUM domain hijack an already unlawful wiretap?
- Date: Sun, 29 Feb 2004 07:05:44 +0800
Neither of case are wiretap. Incompetencies are not illegal (yet).
Michael Haberler wrote:
Here's a strawman for you to to shoot down:
Taking the "technology neutral" view, I'd say both are cases of an
unlawful wiretap. For that legislation exists making the person
responsible doing that, not the telco.
Now where's the difference? I wonder if we need any regulation against
ENUM domain hijack at all.
Nevermind that case 2 is one of the more stupid forms of intentional
wiretapping as it is in most cases hard to predict who's going to be
tapped in the first place because that depends on the lucky draw of
number reassignment, leave alone the unattractive timespan between
intent and "success". But the case of "inadvertent wiretap by