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Monthly Archives: April, 2014

Cybersecurity and Data-Sharing Bill that Just Won’t Die has been Revived Once Again by the Senate

The re-branded bill, dubbed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), bears all the hallmarks of what we previously knew as “CISPA,” just … Continue reading

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Who supports and opposes CISPA?

Because CISPA gives legal immunity to companies already collecting personal and sensitive user and customer data of ordinary US residents, many major web and technology companies are in favor of … Continue reading

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An amendment to CISPA failed to pass. This now means major tech and Web companies will be disallowed under law to promise to protect your privacy

Major technology and Web companies — not limited to Google, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft — will not be allowed to promise to protect users’ privacy should CISPA pass Congress. For those out … Continue reading

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Dubbed a “privacy killer” by online activists, love it or hate it, the cyber-security CISPA bill will likely be brought into law

The cyber-security bill, dubbed CISPA—the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act— that was shelved once it passed the U.S. House after the U.S. Senate began work on its own set of measures. It … Continue reading

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How is this new CISPA version any different from the old Senate-stalled version?

The current version of CISPA, reintroduced into the House, has the same name and vastly the same content. CISPA was brought back to the House in its original format. Since … Continue reading

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What exactly is CISPA, and How does it affect you?

Described as “misguided” and “fatally flawed” by the two largest US privacy groups, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) threatens the online privacy of ordinary US residents more … Continue reading

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What applications to move to the cloud?

CIOs and IT leaders are increasingly acknowledging that cloud services are here to stay and have a desire to proactively start taking advantage. However, to get this right requires the … Continue reading

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