US Government to Reintroduce CISPA

By Drew Wilson Reports are surfacing that the controversial Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) is going to be re-introduced next week. The last iteration was delayed partly due to the widespread opposition. Slashdot is pointing to an article on The Hill which says that the controversial bill would be re-introduced and unchanged from

Al-Qaeda Activities, Not Piracy, Reason for Shutdown of 73,000 Blogs

There was plenty of confusion surrounding the shut down of 73,000 blogs at The little bits of information that were available said it was law enforcement related, but little else was available at the time. While one blog said it was an anti-piracy crackdown with ICE involved, it turns out, that report was inaccurate.