FBI to gain expanded hacking powers as Senate effort to block fails | Wis.Community
Site banner
Community News from the Chippewa Valley
Wis.Community

FBI to gain expanded hacking powers as Senate effort to block fails

FBI to gain expanded hacking powers as Senate effort to block fails

November 30, 2016

A last-ditch effort in the Senate to block or delay rule changes that would expand the U.S. government's hacking powers failed Wednesday, despite concerns the changes would jeopardize the privacy rights of innocent Americans and risk possible abuse by the incoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump.