Teri Robinson

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NEWS ALERT: Senate blocks USA PATRIOT Act reauthorization

A Friday night 57-42 vote in the Senate before the Memorial Day weekend fell short of the 60 votes needed to reauthorize Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act.

FTC gives thumbs up to companies that cooperate during breach probes

FTC gives thumbs up to companies that cooperate during breach probes

In a Wednesday blog post the FTC explained the process it follows to investigate security breaches and said it looks favorably on companies that cooperate in law enforcement investigations.

Extortion malware for Android, iOS rose in second half of 2014, report says

F-Secure observed an uptick in ransomware as well as malware for both Android and iOS in the second half of last year, according to its new threat report.

NEWS ALERT: Fix for 'logjam' bug could impact 20K websites

A team of security pros have come up with a fix for the "logjam" bug, but implementing it could have serious consequences for thousands of websites.

Letter urges McConnell, Senate leaders to let sun set on Section 215

In a brief, to-the-point letter, a wide mix of organizations asked Senate leaders to abandon attempts to extend Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act.

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