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Congressional pressure builds for White House to share classified cyber authorizations

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

The House voted in favor of ordering the Trump administration to release the classified memorandum that made it easier for the Pentagon to run offense cyber-operations against U.S. adversaries.

Proposed bill would make DOD tell Congress when 'special cyber operations' are taking place

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

A bipartisan group of lawmakers from the House Armed Services Committee wants to codify a process that is currently done only as a courtesy.

Worried lawmakers ask experts how to stop cyber-enabled information warfare

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

The complexities associated with nearly any solution — underlined by protections afforded through the First Amendment and the rise of privately owned social media networks — have so far led to a surplus of questions.

Under Trump, Congress to push for funding that grows government hacking

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

The encryption debate isn't over, but with a new administration, expect to see the conversation shift dramatically toward increased instances of government hacking.

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