Monthly Archives: June 2004

USACM Recommends Changes to the DMCA to Permit Research and Discussion

In a submission to the Congressional Internet Caucus for an upcoming panel, USACM raised concerns about the chilling effect the DMCA is having on cybersecurity research and the ability of technologists to discover and fix dangerous bugs in code, to analyze and stop malicious code and spyware, and to publish and discuss computing research. USACM [...]

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ACM Washington Update Vol. 8.5 (May 28, 2004)

CONTENTS [1] Pentagon Advisory Committee Issues Report on TIA [2] Investigation Finds Widespread Government Data Mining [3] Developments at State Level to Impact Use of Evoting Systems [4] British Computer Society Raises Concerns Regarding UK Identity Card Proposal [5] High-End-Computing Revitalization Task Force (HECRTF) Issues Report [6] David Padgham Joins ACM Policy Office Staff [An [...]

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