Tuesday, May 3, 2016

With Rule 41, Little-Known Committee Proposes to Grant New Hacking Powers to the Government

With Rule 41, Little-Known Committee Proposes to Grant New Hacking Powers to the Government



The government hacking into phones and seizing computers remotely? It’s not the plot of a dystopian blockbuster summer movie. It’s a proposal from an obscure committee that proposes changes to court procedures—and if we do nothing, it will go into effect in December.