Re: GPG Keys..... was Re: Should I install chkrootkit?
On 6/10/2014 6:51 AM, Chris Angelico wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 8:42 PM, Jerry Stuckle <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2014 06:18:23 +1000
>>> Subject: Re: GPG Keys..... was Re: Should I install chkrootkit?
>>> From: email@example.com
>>> CC: firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> To: email@example.com
>>> Hmm, I'm not absolutely sure that using a fake name in an email header
>>> would count as identity theft.
>> You are right. I just checked with my solicitor and was told that that is
>> not identity theft.
>> But I'm so worried about my reputation and the circumstances under which my
>> ex-wife left me for another man.
> It may not be identity theft, but it's serious damage to reputation,
> and as such may be actionable. But possibly more importantly, it's
> extremely damaging to YOUR reputation. Do you really want to be known
> as "the guy who stole Jerry Stuckle's name, and did it so badly that
> it was obvious"?
It depends on your jurisdiction. All my attorney can speak for is the
United States - where it definitely is, the way the law is written.