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Old 01-30-2009, 01:35 PM
 
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dang..

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URBANA, Md. (AP) - The Justice Department says it foiled a plot by a fired Fannie Mae contract worker in Maryland to destroy all the data on the mortgage giant's 4,000 computer servers nationwide.
Feds allege plot to destroy Fannie Mae data
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Old 01-30-2009, 01:36 PM
 
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He should go to jail for life... that is downright TREASON...
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Old 01-30-2009, 01:42 PM
 
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He should go to jail for life... that is downright TREASON...
i'm inclined to agree with you. can you imagine the mess this would have caused if he had been successful?
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Old 01-30-2009, 02:13 PM
 
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He should go to jail for life... that is downright TREASON...
Not according to the Constitution. Frankly, I would have been laughing my rear-end off if they'd done it. Fannie and Freddie shouldn't exist in the first place.
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Old 01-30-2009, 02:48 PM
 
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i guess we can forget about life in prison.

from the DOJ:
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Makwana faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.
Former Fannie Mae Contractor Employee Indicted For Computer Intrusion

indictment here:
http://blog.wired.com/27bstroke6/fil...indictment.pdf
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Old 01-30-2009, 04:17 PM
 
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i'm inclined to agree with you. can you imagine the mess this would have caused if he had been successful?
You don't suspect that Fannie Mae has backup and disaster recovery systems?
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