Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Patriot Act News July 29, 2013

Threats from self-proclaimed Islamist jihadist prompt Fort Collins police to caution religious organizations Fort Collins police have asked local religious organizations to keep an eye out for suspicious behavior after a self-proclaimed “Islamist jihadist” threatened Mormons and Catholics “would be … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News July 26, 2013

Russian hackers charged in biggest cybercrime spree yet, feds say Five Russians and a Ukrainian face federal criminal charges of hacking into the computers of major payment processors, retailers and financial…

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The Patriot Act News July 24, 2013

The Economic Impact of Cybercrime and Cyber Espionage WASHINGTON—The cost of cyberespionage and cybercrime to the U.S. is as much as $100 billion each year, according to a study released…

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The Patriot Act News July 18, 2013

Court Hearing Friday in Lawsuit Challenging U.S. Drone Killings of Three Americans ACLU and CCR Argue Killings Must Be Subject to Judicial Review July 18, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: 212-549-2666, media@aclu.org WASHINGTON – The American Civil Liberties Union and the … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News July 16, 2013

Self-radicalized American Incited Violent Jihad Online Pennsylvania man sentenced for soliciting others to engage in acts of terrorism in the U.S. Boston bomb suspect seeks 2nd death penalty lawyer The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing is asking to … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News July 11, 2013

Civil Liberties Groups Ask Secret Court to Let Google & Microsoft Release NSA Spying Stats FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: 212-549-2666, media@aclu.org WASHINGTON – Civil liberties groups filed a brief late yesterday in the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court arguing that Google … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News July 8, 2013

Senators Should Question Comey on Past Approval of Torture Confirmation Hearing Also Provides Opportunity to Examine FBI’s Record Since 9/11 July 8, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: 212-549-2666, media@aclu.org WASHINGTON – The Senate Judiciary Committee should thoroughly examine the record of James Comey, … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News July 5, 2013

Terror Financing: Tracking the Money Trails Tracking the money trails to expose extremists and their networks of supporters.

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The Patriot Act News July 4, 2013

How Cybercriminals Operate Sun Tzu’s The Art of War says “know your enemy,” yet many businesses are unfamiliar with the cyber enemies that are attacking them every day….

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The Patriot Act News July 2, 2013

Bomb Technicians: A Partnership Between FBI and Navy A partnership between FBI and Navy bomb experts in San Diego reveals mutual benefits.

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