Dianne Feinstein

motherboard show

Senators Promise to 'Solicit Input' for Anti-Encryption Bill

But tech experts have already given their verdict: It stinks.
Janus Kopfstein
4.14.16
motherboard show

Congress's New Encryption Bill Just Leaked, And It's As Bad As Experts Imagined

Congress once again ignores experts’ warnings with bill that force companies to create backdoors.
Janus Kopfstein
4.8.16
Opinion

'Leaked' Burr-Feinstein Encryption Bill Is a Threat to American Privacy

Every service, person, human rights worker, protester, reporter, company—the list goes on—will be easier to spy on.
Sean Vitka
4.8.16
Facebook

WhatsApp's Encryption Was Funded By Same Members of Congress Trying to Weaken It

Don't just thank WhatsApp for turning on encryption—thank Congress for funding it.
Janus Kopfstein
4.5.16
Internet

Sen. Feinstein Says Terrorists Only Need The Internet and Encryption To Attack

Who needs bombs and guns?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
2.9.16
News

CISA Sponsors Hope to Pass Controversial Anti-Hacking Bill 'In a Matter of Days'

The Senate is finally going to vote on a privacy killing cybersecurity bill.
Jason Koebler
10.20.15
News

The Senate Will Debate the Privacy-Killing Cybersecurity Bill CISA Today

Today marks the closest CISPA or any of its successors have ever come to becoming law.
Jason Koebler
10.20.15
politics

CISPA's Successor Is Being Fast-tracked Through the Senate

Surprise: Even after new amendments to address privacy issues, a new cybersecurity bill is still problematic.
Jason Koebler
3.18.15
politics

The CIA Hacked Senate Computers, Lied About It, and No One Is Getting Fired

The Senate does want "an apology," however.
Jason Koebler
7.31.14
politics

CISPA's Privacy-Killing Successor Just Cleared Its First Hurdle

CISA was just approved by a Senate panel, meaning it will likely be voted on by the full chamber.
Jason Koebler
7.9.14
politics

Netflix Could Be Classified As a 'Cybersecurity Threat' Under New CISPA Rules

High-bandwidth streams could be throttled if the Senate's new cybersecurity bill passes without amendments.
Jason Koebler
6.28.14
politics

The Senate Is Officially Considering a CISPA Clone

As is par for the course these days, the bill was drafted in private with little to no input from civil liberties groups.
Jason Koebler
6.17.14
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