CALEA Stakes Are High As Deadline Looms
- Arguments repeat in CALEA debate. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;02/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p38
Focuses on the debate between the United States Department of Justice and telecommunication industry over technical standards for implementation of the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994. Arguments submitted by the agency and the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)...
- Paying to retrofit. Eby, Deborah // America's Network;7/15/95, Vol. 99 Issue 14, p42
Reports that the Bill Clinton Administration has a plan to pay for retrofitting the public network for digital wiretaps. Requirement that common carriers retrofit equipment deployed before 1995 to accommodate law enforcement wiretaps of digital communications.
- Listening in. Duffy, Brian // U.S. News & World Report;12/18/95, Vol. 119 Issue 24, p12
Focuses on the issue of court-authorized wiretapping. Congressional vote in 1994 to require telephone companies to install equipment so police can tap into new computerized digital-switching systems--systems that frustrate existing wiretap technology; Promise of $500 million by the government to...
- The FBI wants broad powers to tap phone lines. McLaughlin, Abraham T.; Bandrapalli, Suman // Christian Science Monitor;11/3/95, Vol. 87 Issue 238, p2
Reports on the proposal of Federal Bureau of Investigation to the Congress to give powers to tap the phone lines, as on November 2, 1995. Reasons for the same; Reaction to the same.
- Electronic vigilantes win friends after Oklahoma bombing. Kliener, Kurt // New Scientist;5/6/95, Vol. 146 Issue 1976, p6
Discusses the impact of Oklahoma City bombing incidence, which has helped to revive the proposals on allowing the police to eavesdrop on electronic communications. Support of President Bill Clinton to the proposals; Details of the wiretap law; Opinions against the law; Other proposals made by...
- HOUSE EXAMINES WIRETAP ISSUES. Carlson, Caron // eWeek;10/1/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 39, p18
Focuses on the legislation to prevent wiretapping of the House of Representatives in the United States. Proposal on anti-terrorism legislation by Attorney General John Ashcroft; Objections to the scope of the proposals; Plans to introduce a substitute bill.
- CTIA urges FCC to suspend CALEA deadline. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;08/28/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p23
Reports on the request of the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association to the United States Federal Communications Commission to suspend the digital wiretap compliance date until an alternative technical standard can be determined.
- Regulating the electronic netherworld. Person, Lawrence // World & I;Dec93, Vol. 8 Issue 12, p337
Reviews the book `The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier,' by Bruce Sterling. Focus on issues concerning the government's national law enforcement operation against people who gain unauthorized electronic access to other people's computer systems; Case of role-playing...
- Wiretapping: the next generation. Tanner, John C. // Wireless Asia;Nov2001, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p24
Reports on the global issue of wiretapping in mobile communication industry. Changes in the security measures in digital technology; Evaluation on the local wiretap authorization regulations in the United States; Creation of technological standards on lawful communication interception in Europe.