24, 2014), https://cdt.org/insight/analysis-of-feinstein-chambliss-cybersecurityinformation-sharing-act-of-2014/ (discussing how the Cybersecurity Information Act of 2014 "raises significant privacy concerns"); see also Michelle Richardson, The Privacy Risks of CISPA
, POLITICO (Apr.
researchers began contacting MongoDB Inc.
(141) Most importantly, the NCCIP Act differs from CISPA
in that it does not create exceptions to existing privacy laws.
Many participants in that fight are lined up against CISPA
for the same reason.
Legislators could address gratuitous classification through new acts such as CISPA
or through cyber-specific modifications of existing legislation, particularly the Reducing Over-Classification Act.
Critics argue CISPA
should require personal data to be stripped from information that companies share with the government.
Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) and Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) provided bipartisan leadership for their involvement in the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA
) and rallied the support of members of the U.S.
However, a similar piece of legislation, the Cyber Information Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA
) has already faced problems in the Senate over concerns it would breach the privacy of individuals.
At its surface, CISPA
would have allowed private companies to share information with the government--and vice-versa--in the event of a cyber attack.
21 ( ANI ): Hacking collective Anonymous has called for an Internet blackout in protest of a bill, CISPA
, which if signed into law, would make it legal for websites to give personal information to the US government without the user's permission.
While it did not receive nearly as much attention as the debate on gun control, the House of Representatives passed legislation with significant implications for individual liberty: the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA
(51.) Decian McCullagh, "House Passes CISPA
Internet Surveillance Bill," ZDNet, 27 April 2012, http://www.zdnet.com/news/house-passes-cispa-internet-surveillance-bill/6360341.