Thanks for reading! Yes, it’s “gaining access”. Whether it’s “stealing” or not depends on the circumstances. For example, when a kid does this at home to circumvent parental restrictions it would probably not be considered “stealing”, but they have still “gained” access.

Whether it’s ok to steal something that is recognized as a “basic human right” is an ethical (or more likely moral) question that is outside the scope of this technical tutorial.

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