Rogers defended the bill, saying CISPA isn't concerned with ".mp3 files ... also faced questions about how the bill defines "national security" — a category seen by many as broad and all-inclusive since the passing of the Patriot Act in 2001.
Mashable · 6y
Now, a new bill called CISPA that just passed in the House of Representatives ... ever enacted in the name of cybersecurity,” and that “allowing the military and NSA to spy on Americans on American soil goes against every principle this country was ...
Gigaom · 6y
But lo and behold, the two principal authors of the CISPA bill, Sen. Dutch Ruppersberger (R-Maryland), re ... information to federal military intelligence agencies such as the NSA and the FBI. The only justification for a company to share information ...
Truthout · 5y
Among the concerns: CISPA is overly broad, “giving legal immunity to companies who share users’ private information, including the content of communications, with the government.” The bill authorizes companies to give information directly to the NSA ...
There's a bill currently up for debate in the US ... of the other major issues raised by the groups against CISPA is that none of the proposed amendments restrict how agencies like the CIA or NSA could use the information they gather.
The White House stands by its veto threat on a controversial cybersecurity information-sharing bill that ... with the National Security Administration (NSA). The measure — known as the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) — differs ...
The Hill · 3y
Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) hoped to alleviate some of the privacy concerns regarding their bill by narrowing the definition of national security. Despite the new amendments to CISPA, 34 civil liberties organizations on Monday expressed their opposition to ...
The bill passed 248 to 168 ... flow of citizens' information to the National Security Agency and curbing the use of that data for national security purposes unrelated to cybersecurity. "CDT is disappointed that CISPA passed the House in such flawed ...
HuffPost · 6y
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a major cyber-security bill that would change how companies ... So why do we need a law new for this? CISPA wants to update existing laws like the National Security Act of 1947 to require authorities to share ...
Gigaom · 6y
the stated goal of CISPA ... of National Security, who would appoint members of the intelligence community as gatekeepers to weed through employees of firms seeking to link up with the government and grant security clearances as they see fit. The bill ...