Clinton speech pushes for Internet freedom

February 16, 2011 9:33 AM PST Clinton speech pushes for Internet freedom by Lance Whitney Link @ http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-20032210-38.html Font size Print E-mail Share 5 comments Share 9 With freedom–both in the real world and online–much in the news lately, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered a speech in Washington, D.C., yesterday that cautioned nations that [...]

FBI: We’re Not Demanding Encryption Backdoors

FBI: We’re Not Demanding Encryption Backdoors Posted by Declan McCullagh Leave Comment link @ http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-501465_162-20032969-501465.html?tag=contentMain;contentBody Share 0digg Share E-mail Print Font(Credit: FBI) The FBI said today that it’s not calling for restrictions on encryption without backdoors for law enforcement. FBI general counsel Valerie Caproni told a congressional committee that the bureau’s push for expanded Internet [...]

Senate panel approves domain name seizure bill

November 18, 2010 8:59 AM PST Senate panel approves domain name seizure bill by Declan McCullagh Link @ http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-20023238-38.html?tag=cnetRiver Font size Print E-mail Share 105 comments Share 1177 A controversial proposal allowing the government to pull the plug on Web sites accused of aiding piracy is closer to becoming a federal law. After a flurry [...]

The USA internet kill switch idea

NSA chief wants to protect ‘critical’ private networks by Declan McCullagh link  @ http://news.cnet.com/8301-31921_3-20033126-281.html Font size Print E-mail Share 4 comments Share 115 NSA chief Keith Alexander, who also runs the U.S. Cyber Command, says it’s time to “refine the roles of government and the private sector in securing this nation’s critical networks.” (Credit: Declan [...]

FBI to Announce New Internet-Wiretapping Push

February 17, 2011 4:52 AM FBI to Announce New Internet-Wiretapping Push Posted by Declan McCullagh 62 comments Share 498 202digg Share E-mail Print Font FBI to seek greater Internet-wiretapping capacity. (Credit: AP) The FBI is expected to reveal Thursday that because of the rise of Web-based e-mail and social networks, it’s “increasingly unable” to conduct [...]

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