Chinese National Accused Of Hacking For Grade

Federal agents arrested a 21-year-old student at the University of Utah on charges he hacked into a computer system to change his grades.
FBI agents arrested You Li at a dormitory on campus Friday morning. Li is a Chinese national studying computer science.
In a federal grand jury indictment unsealed on Friday, Li is accused of using a software program to break into the university's math department computer system in December of 2004. The indictment alleges that Li used a professor's user name and password to read e-mails, get bank account numbers and other personal information belonging to the professor. | U. student accused of hacking for grade

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