White House Strategy to Protect Trade Secrets Mischaracterizes WikiLeaks, Criminalizes Hacktivists

By: Wednesday February 20, 2013 8:18 pm

The administration of President Barack Obama released a strategy aimed at protecting trade secrets. As White House press secretary Jay Carney stated, the strategy aims to “protect the innovation that drives the American economy and supports jobs in the United States.” He said, “We know that trade secret theft can cripple a company’s competitive advantage [...]

Update on WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning & the Arrests of LulzSec Hackers

By: Wednesday March 7, 2012 8:43 pm

For the past nine days, I have been live blogging the publishing of Stratfor emails by WikiLeaks allegedly obtained from Anonymous. I did not get a live blog post up so, before the day is over, here’s an update on some developments related to WikiLeaks, Pfc. Bradley Manning, accused whistleblower to WikiLeaks and the arrests [...]

Notes on Civil Liberties for July 21

By: Thursday July 21, 2011 4:07 pm

Here’s today’s blog for the latest news and updates on civil liberties and digital freedom issues. If you have any news tips and would like to contact me, email [email protected] LulzSec hackers hold back on dumping News Corp emails and decide to be a bit more like WikiLeaks. They now claim they are working with [...]

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