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Congress Investigates Cyber Breaches at Federal Reserve

A congressional committee has launched an investigation to find out more information about cyber breaches at the Federal Reserve which were reported recently. Concerns about the Fed’s cyber security measures…

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Supreme Court Approves Rule Change to Broaden FBI Hacking

The Supreme Court has approved rule changes governing how federal courts handle criminal investigations. Judges were previously limited to authorizing searches within their own jurisdiction, usually just a few counties.…

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Congress Considers Encryption Legislation While Another Bill is Still in the Works

Since the Paris attacks last year, Senators Richard Burr and Dianne Feinstein have been working on legislation that would mandate backdoors in encryption. Reports from insiders suggest that the pair…

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Congressman Introduces Bill to Stop the Purchase of iPhones by the Federal Government

As Apple faces off against the FBI in court to avoid undermining the security of its own products, one congressman has a plan to make Apple cooperate. Republican congressman David…

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Politicians and Companies Choose Sides in Apple’s Fight with the FBI

Last week, Apple revealed a court order by the FBI, which requires Apple to assist the agency in breaking into a locked phone belonging to one of the shooters in…

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Pressure Mounts on FCC as Democrats Reintroduce Net Neutrality Bill

A small group of Democratic Congressional lawmakers has reintroduced the Online Competition and Consumer Choice Act. The bill targets plans by the U.S Federal Communications Commission to allow paid prioritization…

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Amended CISPA to be voted on this week

Net Neutrality is a hot topic right now, and it’s only getting hotter. The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, or CISPA, is headed to a full vote in the House…