W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > July to September 2013

Re: Adding Security Considerations regarding interception to p1

From: Eric J. Bowman <eric@bisonsystems.net>
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:28:48 -0600
To: Werner Baumann <werner.baumann@onlinehome.de>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <20130918132848.9709a12dfacca179b5bded22@bisonsystems.net>
Werner Baumann wrote:
>
> We have learned recently that even big companies seem to be quite
> defenseless when governments request their users data.
> 

Erm, really?

"[N]o recipient of any Section 215 Order has challenged the legality of
such an order, despite the mechanism for doing so."

http://www.theguardian.com/law/2013/sep/17/fisa-court-bulk-phone-records-collection
http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/09/telcos-metada-orders/

I believe the word is "spineless" not "defenseless".

-Eric
Received on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 19:28:56 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 17:14:15 UTC