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A Major Step Forward in Cyber Legislation

April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

 The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (“CISPA”), H.R. 3523, passed in the House yesterday (April 26) in a 248 – 168 vote, despite opposition from several groups and a veto threat from the White...

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DIRNSA: “The theft of IP is astounding”

April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

In his annual appearance before the Senate Armed Services Committee last week (on March 27), Gen. Keith Alexander, Director of the NSA (DIRNSA) and the Commander of the U.S. Cyber Command (CYBERCOM), described several successes...

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In an appearance before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism yesterday (Tuesday, November 1), Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer provided insight into the Strategy to Combat Transnational Organized Crime (the “TOC Strategy”). ...

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In a move designed to heighten the awareness of U.S. small and medium businesses (SMBs) to the issues surrounding cybersecurity and help them develop appropriate defenses, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced on Monday, October...

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At Black Hat this past week, research was publicly unveiled that some commentators say could lead to smart card hacking effectively reaching the domain of script-kiddies.  In a session entitled “Reviving Smart Card Analysis”, Karsten...

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The New Jersey Supreme Court weighed in on the ever evolving issue of when a blogger becomes a “journalist” that can claim protection under state law providing “newsperson’s privilege” in Too Much Media, LLC v....

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