I was reading through a tech forum when i came across a thread about hacking.. it claims that under the new 'Anti-Terrorism' act, hacking is considered terrorism, hence the punishment for hackers is life imprisonment. Hacking includes: computer hackers, virus-writers (i'd love to see 'hahaha' in prison), website defacers.

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