When We Wage Cyberwar, the Whole Web Suffers
April 25, 2012
Commentary by: Susan P. Crawford, faculty affiliate, Information and Communications Technology and Public Policy Project
Topic: Cyber war
“Responding to concerns voiced by privacy advocates, conservative groups and hundreds of thousands of Americans, the House Intelligence Committee has revised parts of the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, also known as CISPA.
Those provisions would have allowed companies to disclose sensitive information to the government without being accountable to U.S. privacy laws. There will be more amendments offered when the bill reaches the House floor, probably Thursday or Friday.”