Tags William Barr

Biden takes aim at Trump, Russia over SolarWinds breach

by Tim Starks • 1 year ago

The president-elect faulted Trump's handling of the fallout from the cyber-espionage campaign and said he should name the culprit, which Biden said was likely Russia.

Bill Barr: No, we won’t be seizing voting machines

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It's the second time in a month that Barr has rejected claims coming from the president's legal team.

Former DOJ officials slam Barr’s new policy on election investigations

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

“The voters decide the winner in an election, not the president, and not the attorney general,” the ex-officials said.

Republican momentum builds for bills requiring encryption circumvention

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

With a "lawful access" companion bill introduced in the House now, Republican legislators are putting the pedal to the metal on proposals that would require tech firms to give law enforcement access to encrypted services.

US officials say they've cracked Pensacola shooter’s iPhones, blast Apple

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

The Crypto Wars rage eternal.

FBI enlists internet domain registries in fight against coronavirus scams

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Exactly how the bureau is working with tech firms remains unclear.