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CISPA – An Assessment

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Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:50 AM

As most readers are aware, in the midst of the national turmoil following the bombings in Boston, the House of Representatives passed a version of the Cybersecurity Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) by a vote of 288-127. As I noted earlier, this represents 40 more votes than the bill received in 2012 – a . . .
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New Draft of House CISPA Bill

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Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 9:27 AM

The House Intelligence Committee has released a new draft of the Cybersecurity Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act.  I think it is fair to say that the bill is becoming increasingly more moderate as it goes through iterations.  As originally introduced last year the bill contained:  a) authorization for information sharing from private sector companies to . . .
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House Committee Jurisdiction and CISPA

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Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 3:10 PM

Last year, the House Intelligence Committee passed out a bill, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) that eventually was adopted with bipartisan support in the House of Representatives.  The bill drew a veto threat from President Obama and was never seriously considered in the Senate. Undaunted, the sponsors of CISPA, Chairman Rogers and . . .
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