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Concerns for Internet Privacy Roil Capitol Hill  12 October 2000  Print E-mail
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Source: NewsFactor - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Government House members yesterday said it's time to help Internet users by passing legislation to protect their privacy because industry self-regulation by itself hasn't worked. Some predicted new laws will be approved as soon as next year.. . .
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Sen. Edwards Intro's 'Spyware Control Act'  11 October 2000  Print E-mail
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Source: Newbytes - Posted by Ryan W. Maple   
Government Very encouraging news: "Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C., introduced legislation on Friday that wouldforce software manufacturers to notify consumers when their productsinclude "spyware," bits of code that surreptitiously transmit information about the user's Web surfing habits back to the software company." . . .
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Financial industry fears feds' security rules  10 October 2000  Print E-mail
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Source: InfoWorld - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Government Federal regulators are developing information security rules for the financial services industry to protect customer data. But executives at affected banks, brokerages, and insurance companies say mandating stringent security requirements, such as encrypting stored or transferred data, will increase their costs . . .
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Security: Who should be in charge?  03 October 2000  Print E-mail
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Source: FCW - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Government Should the Defense Department assume responsibility for safeguarding the countrys communications infrastructure? A retired Navy vice admiral now working in the private sector said the time has come for public debate on the question. . . .
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Carnivore review team rudely unmasked  30 September 2000  Print E-mail
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Source: TheRegister - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Government When the US Department of Justice (DoJ) released the winning Carnivore review proposal in Adobe .pdf format, they apparently failed to mask the names and other details of the review team adequately. According to Cryptome, the details can be unmasked by . . .
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