The Cyber Security Act of 2009 Revisited

As the Cyber Security Act of 2009 moves closer to becoming law, I would like to take a closer look into what we can expect in our not so distant future.

Rep. Lanevin addresses Congress in regards to The Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2009.

It looks like the main topics of focus may be on the President’s ability to shutdown the internet.

Greg Nojeim of the Center for Democracy and Technology discusses this issue. He give DoS attacks on critical Infrastructure as cause for the bill.

President Obama addresses the nation on Cybersecurity. The President announces his plans for securing America's digital future. May 29, 2009. (Public Domain) This address takes place before the Cybersecurity Act of 2009 was introduced. It will be interesting to see how President Obama will handle this piece of legislation.