Tags Rule 41

DOJ moves to topple Kelihos, one of the world's largest botnets

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

The Department of Justice announced Monday an effort to take down a global network of over 100,000 enslaved computers.

Wyden: 'We must think hard about handing this hacking power' to Donald Trump

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 years ago

A last minute effort to stop the granting of new hacking powers to federal law enforcement failed on a mostly empty Senate floor Wednesday morning.

Senators say DOJ 'dodges' questions on new government hacking power

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 years ago

Just over one week remains until Rule 41 is adopted granting the government vast new hacking powers. Members of Congress are pushing for a more public debate over the changes.