Student charged with hacking

Thursday, 18 July 2002, 1:43 AM EST

Darielle Insler, 22, allegedly changed her grades in a math and a science class from Fs to As. She also is accused of changing an incomplete grade to a passing one in an education class.

According to an affidavit filed by Officer Charles Wilson, Insler called human resources employees at the school and requested a new password for each instructor, then logged into the system.

Insler also gained access to the system by guessing another teacher's password, according to court documents.

Insler is charged with multiple counts of identity theft, criminal impersonation, unauthorized access of a computer system and misuse of information on a computer system.

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