Targeted Hacker Jacob Appelbaum on CISPA, Surveillance and the “Militarization of Cyberspace” Democracy Now | April 26 2012
Computer security researcher Jacob Appelbaum argues the measures included in the proposed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) would essentially legalize military surveillance of U.S. citizens. “When they want to dramatically expand their ability to do these things in a so-called legal manner, it’s important to note what they’re trying to do is to legalize what they have already been doing,” Appelbaum says. He is a developer and advocate for the Tor Project, a network enabling its users to communicate anonymously on the internet, and has volunteered with WikiLeaks
House Passes Controversial Cybersecurity Measure CISPA Wired | April 26 2012
The House on Thursday approved cybersecurity legislation that privacy groups decried as a threat to civil liberties.
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, or CISPA, sponsored by Reps. Mike Rogers (R-Michigan) and Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Maryland), passed on a vote of 248 to 168.
Stop Cyber Spying Week: Canadians’ Online Habits Could Soon Be Available To U.S. Government Without Warrant, Critics Say April 19 2012 | Huffington Post
‘CISPA pushed by spy & tech companies for profit’
H.R. 3523 – Letters of Support
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Voices of Opposition Against CISPA April 19 2012 | EFF
6 Things You Need to Know About the Government’s New Spy Law (CISPA): CISPA would allow information sharing between corporations and the government, and presents serious dangers to individual privacy Alternet | April 18 2012
Revealed: CISPA — Internet Spying Law — Pushed by For-Profit Spy Lobby: Defense industry contractors are lobbying for the cyber security bill in Congress that would expand the government’s ability to access information about online activity Alternet | April 13 2012
The Impending Cybersecurity Power Grab – It’s not just for the United States EFF | April 18 2012
What CISPA could mean for Canadian privacy U.Windsor | March 18 2012
After SOPA and PIPA, the users concerned CISPA Radio Canada | April 19 2012