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Is It Legal For My Employer To Hack Into Personal Email and Credit Card Accounts With Info Obtained Using Spyware?

jstrobel asked
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
My employer obtained passwords for my personal email account (Hotmail) and credit card account (Mastercard). They then used these passwords to view emails and credit card statements which had NOT been created or viewed on company computers. I think they have committed a crime, but I'd like other opinions.

I understand that information that passes across company computers is fair game, but I think they have crossed the line. Thanks.
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