Man Cleared of CP Charges After Hiring Computer Forensics Expert

[Here’s an article with more technical details on this earlier story – Jamie]

Here’s a lesson for computer neophytes – when you get accused of having CP on your computer, subsequently get fired, lose your friends and family and face prosecution – hire a computer forensic expert to clear your name – assuming you’re innocent of course. That’s what Michael Fiola, a former employee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts did after getting fired for having CP on his laptop. After a cursory examination, state investigators did in fact find CP, which Fiola swore he didn’t download and wouldn’t even know how…

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