cispa

  • The Chinese Are Coming! The Chinese Are Coming!

    The Chinese Are Coming! The Chinese Are Coming!

    By now you must have heard of Unit 61398 of the People’s Liberation Army: “an overwhelming percentage of the attacks on American corporations, organizations and government agencies originate in and around [their] white tower,” claims the New York Times, who were themselves recently owned by the 1337 h4ck3r5 of the 61398. And just recently, there were “extremely… Read More

  • U.S. House Passes Controversial CISPA Cybersecurity Bill 248 To 168

    U.S. House Passes Controversial CISPA Cybersecurity Bill 248 To 168

    This afternoon, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the controversial Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) by a vote of 248 to 168. Unlike SOPA, which focused on copyright violations, CISPA wants to give Internet companies and the U.S. government the tools to protect and defend themselves against cyber attacks by sharing information with each other. Critics, however… Read More

  • Facebook Explains Why It’s Supporting Congress’ CISPA Cybersecurity Bill

    Facebook Explains Why It’s Supporting Congress’ CISPA Cybersecurity Bill

    Facebook today explained why it has taken a positive stance on the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, or “CISPA”, bill currently under consideration in the United States Congress. The social networking company is one of a group of tech companies that have announced support for CISPA — Microsoft, Oracle, Intel, IBM, and Symantec are also among its backers. In a… Read More