Computer Misuse and Cybercrime
FE and HE institutions are subject to potential computer crime. JISC legal aim to provide you with guidance on your responsibilities in this area relating to the Computer Misuse Act 1990, and include publications on such crimes as hacking, fraud and theft, copyright abuse, obscene content (including child pornography) and harassment. Corrupting data, violating privacy and disrupting the work of others will, at the very least, affect individuals in an adverse manner and could seriously affect the running of an institution. Useful links and FAQs are also available below to further assist you in this field.