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EPIC FOIA: EPIC Obtains Secure Flight Documents

In response to EPIC’s Freedom of Information Act request, the Transportation Security Administration has released records about Secure Flight, a program that compares airline passenger records with various watch lists. The documents provided to EPIC contain an interagency agreement between the TSA and Customs and…

In EPIC Suit, National Archives Identifies Thousands of Kavanaugh E-mails on Surveillance Programs

In EPIC’s Freedom of Information Act suit, the National Archives has now identified thousands of additional records concerning Justice Kavanaugh’s role in controversial White House surveillance programs, including warrantless wiretapping and the Patriot Act. These programs were later suspended, curtailed, or modified by Congress. The…

EPIC Calls on Senate Leaders to Postpone Vote on Kavanaugh Pending Release of White House Emails on Surveillance Programs

Following the release of new information to EPIC in a FOIA lawsuit against the National Archives, EPIC has asked Senator McConnell and Senator Schumer to postpone a vote on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. The documents obtained in EPIC v. NARA reveal that Judge…

National Archives Confirms Existence of Numerous Kavanaugh Records on Surveillance Programs

In response to EPIC’s Freedom of Information Act suit, the National Archives has now confirmed that there are hundreds of records concerning Brett Kavanaugh’s role in controversial White House surveillance programs, including warrantless wiretapping and the Patriot Act. The programs were later suspended, curtailed, or…

NTIA Seeks Comments on ‘Desired Outcomes’ Framework for Privacy Protection

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration—the agency that advises the White House on telecommunications and information policy—released a proposed framework for consumer privacy. The NTIA framework outlines seven “desired outcomes” for the processing of personal data: (1) transparency, (2) control, (3) minimization, (4) security, (5)…

Pirated Windows Instances Have Been Infected with EternalBlue Exploit Code – Latest Hacking News

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EPIC v. IRS: D.C. Circuit Hears Arguments in FOIA Case for Trump’s Tax Returns

The D.C. Circuit heard oral arguments today in EPIC v. IRS, EPIC’s Freedom of Information Act case to obtain public release of President Trump’s tax returns. EPIC argued that the IRS has the authority, under a provision known as “(k)(3),” to disclose the President’s returns…