Q: What do you think is more important, for the federal government (to investigate possible threats of cyber attack even if that intrudes on personal privacy) or (not to intrude even if that limits its ability to investigate threats of cyber attack?)

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The Washington Post poll

Question 19 of 27

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Americans are divided on whether Congress should pass a law making it easier for the government and private sector to exchange data about security threats in cyberspace, according to a new Washington Post poll.

This Washington Post poll was conducted by telephone May 17-20, 2012, among a random national sample of 1,004 adults, including 740 internet users, landline and cell phone-only respondents. Results for the full sample have a 3.5 point error margin, and four points for results among internet users. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by PSRAI of Princeton, New Jersey.