Measure aimed at helping feds detect terrorist threats, but critics fear intrusion on privacy and free speech.
A secret surveillance court says the government can resume collection for a 180-day transition period.
The ruling says the USA Freedom Act doesn’t require a technical expert be appointed if a conclusion is “obvious.”
The long lag time means the system breacher had time to pull off a consequential cyber-heist.
The lag before the breach was detected offered ample time for a consequential cyber-heist.
Officials from the St. Louis baseball team allegedly hacked the Houston Astros’ computer network.
The breach of computer systems could have “devastating” counterintelligence effects.
A measure in an intelligence bill would bar government watchdog access to covert action programs.
Sens. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) urge the IMF to deny China’s effort to have the yuan recognized as a special reserve currency in the wake of a series of hacks against U.S. databases containing tens of millions of Americans’ personal data.
Analysts say the tactic is probably being used to recruit spies or gain more information about the U.S.