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> Companies that are so disorganized or bureaucratically
> stagnant that they can't get a contractor the needed resources won't
> notice if you change a few access privileges on their server, as long as
> the job gets done. Heck, most of them won't notice if you appropriate the
> hardware you need and a company car, either.
Yeah, and the highway patrol doesn't notice when I drive 6 miles above the
speed limit. That doesn't give me the right to do it. And if/when I get caught,
trying to use "It helped me do what I needed to do faster and I didn't think
you'd notice or care" as a defense isn't going to hold water, is it? (Yes, I
still do it knowing it's wrong, but I don't pretend it's my God-given right,
and that's the difference between me and Andy P.)
Tracy Boyington mailto:tracy_boyington -at- okvotech -dot- org
Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education
Stillwater, Oklahoma http://www.okvotech.org/cimc