• FBI Hacking Authority Expanded By Supreme Court

    FBI Hacking Authority Expanded By Supreme Court

    With the US Supreme Court's approval, warrants to search and seize digital data will be able to authorize government hacking anywhere.The US Supreme Court on Thursday presented Congress with changes in the Rules of Criminal Procedure that will allow judges to issue warrants directed at electronic devices outside their jurisdiction, vastly expanding the government's surveillance and hacking power.
  • Feds Get Expanded Hacking Powers

    Feds Get Expanded Hacking Powers

    New rules that expand the US government's hacking powers take effect today.), with bipartisan support from fellow lawmakers, made a trio of attempts to prevent the implementation of a federal court procedure known as Rule 41.