Senate Committee Considers Requiring Warrants For Access To Cloud Data

From ThinkProgress Thu Nov 29 2012, 14:04:22

Today the Senate Judiciary Committee debates major changes to federal agencies' and law enforcement's ability to access the content of digital communications by updating the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) to require warrants for the first time for cloud data over 180 days old. Somewhat ironically, the ECPA changes are tied to legislation lobbied for by Netflix that would [...]

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