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Computer Thefts #86101

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 23, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Chicago, Illinois) Questions raised by success of nation `s youth in mastering computers, include illegal entry into other computer banks, examined. [Writer Steve LEVY - jokes about computer aficionados.] [Andy SCHWARTZ - dismisses stereotypes.] [Neal PATRICK - believes mastering computer has intrinsic rewards.] Patrick and other Milwaukee youth recalled successfully breaking into computer systems of Los Alamos nuclear weapons laboratory, Sloan-Kettering Cancer Institute, Sec. Pacific Bank; details given. [PATRICK - enjoyed experience until FBI entered case.] [LEVY - notes potential of computers.] [Analytics president Stephen LEIBHOLZ - considers it a fad.] Possible solutions to illegal entry considered. [LEVY - comments.]
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

Robinson, Max;
Sherr, Lynn

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