Overnight Cybersecurity: DOJ hacking request moves to Congress

Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We’re here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies ahead for Congress, the administration and the latest company under siege? Whether you’re a consumer, a techie or a D.C. lifer, we’re here to give you…

THE BIG STORIES:

–I SEE WHAT YOU’RE DOING THERE: Sen. Ron WydenRon WydenOvernight Cybersecurity: Fight over feds’ hacking powers moves to Congress Dem rallies opposition to new fed hacking powers Abortion fight stalls Obama nominee MORE is trying to block the Justice Department’s request to expand its remote hacking powers, after the Supreme Court signed off on the proposal Thursday. “These amendments will have significant consequences for Americans’ privacy

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