CISPA


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CISPA

(Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act) A controversial bill (H.R. 3523) passed by the U.S. Congress in April 2013 that deals with sharing cybersecurity information between the U.S. government and private companies in order to prevent future attacks. Most telecom and computer companies and the national Chamber of Commerce were in favor of CISPA, while organizations such as the ACLU and EFF were against it due to privacy concerns. See EFF.

CISA
Passed in late 2015, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) succeeded where CISPA failed. Touted as the second Patriot Act, opponents claim CISA has detrimental surveillance provisions.
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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.
The CISPA 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.
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.