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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2012 vol.16)
pp: 78-81
ABSTRACT
Drafting and passing federal laws aimed at curbing online copyright violations or discouraging hacking into private databases has proven difficult enough, but a greater challenge looms: top cybersecurity officials worry that major infrastructure elements such as financial, electrical, and water systems could be taken down if cybersecurity legislation continues to be deferred.
INDEX TERMS
legislation, copyright, data privacy, cybersecurity legislation, federal laws, online copyright violations, hacking, private databases, cybersecurity officials, infrastructure elements, Copyright, Law, Legal aspects, Privacy, Database systems, Computer crime, Cybersecurity, Piracy, Computer hacking, Internet, hacktivism, cybersecurity legislation, online piracy, hacking
CITATION
S. Ruth, S. Stone, "A Legislator's Dilemma", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.16, no. 6, pp. 78-81, Nov.-Dec. 2012, doi:10.1109/MIC.2012.127
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