The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) (H.R. 3523) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA)

H.R. 3523: Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act

Summary: To provide for the sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities, and for other purposes. (More Info)

The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) (H.R. 3523) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce 316,786 Facebook fans 101,765 Twitter followers

Dear Representative Rogers:

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses and organizations of every size, sector, and region, supports the “Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011,” which would be an important step in assisting the nation’s public and private sectors to prevent, deter, and mitigate the array of cyber threats from illicit actors without imposing burdensome regulations on industry.

Chamber members devote substantial resources toward protecting sensitive consumer and business information and critical infrastructure. This bill would address the needs of companies to ...

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CTIA-The Wireless Association 53,342 Facebook fans 7,800 Twitter followers

Dear Chairman Rogers:

On behalf of CTIA – The Wireless Association®, I write to thank you for your leadership in

fashioning legislation to facilitate greater information sharing between the federal

government and the private sector, as well as among private sector entities. Enactment of

this sort of legislation will contribute significantly to the expansion of sound cybersecurity

practices.

CTIA’s members take significant steps today to protect the integrity of their networks and

the components that contribute to the operation of those networks. They have a strong

incentive to do so because their customers depend on them to provide robust, secure ...

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Business Roundtable (BRT) 13,790 Twitter followers

Dear Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Ruppersberger:

We are writing to express the Business Roundtable’s support of H.R. 3523, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011, and to urge passage of this critical legislation.

Increasingly, well-funded cyber adversaries are targeting our government as well as the U.S. business community, threatening our national and economic security. As articulated in the Business Roundtable policy statement, Mission Critical: A PublicPrivate Strategy for Effective Cybersecurity, threats to our cybersecurity demand advanced, collaborative public-private solutions that are supported by strong legal protections. Such solutions should avoid top-down, prescriptive approaches that ...

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National Cable & Telecommunications Association 612 Facebook fans 4,044 Twitter followers

The following statement can be attributed to NCTA President & CEO Michael Powell, responding to bipartisan legislation introduced today by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R, MI-8) and Ranking Member C. A. "Dutch" Ruppersberger (D, MD-2). The bill gives the federal government new authority to share classified cyber threat information with approved American companies. You can watch video of the bill's announcement here.

"We applaud Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Ruppersberger for introduction of the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011 that will ensure better information sharing between all stakeholders involved in protecting our nation's critical ...

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TechAmerica 8,229 Facebook fans

Dear Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Ruppersberger:

On behalf of TechAmerica’s more than 1,000 member companies, I’m writing in support of the introduction of the “Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011.” TechAmerica has long supported passage of legislation that eliminates the challenges to information sharing without creating an undue burden on both the intelligence community and the private sector. We commend your efforts to enhance information sharing mechanisms between the government and the private sector in order to address today’s escalating cyber threats.

Protecting cyberspace is a shared responsibility as cyber threats are not ...

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Financial Services Roundtable 1,498 Twitter followers

Dear Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Ruppersberger:

The Financial Services Roundtable supports the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, and applauds you for introducing this important legislation. This bill provides important updates and clarifications to the US Code that will facilitate and increase cyber intelligence information sharing within the private and public sectors.

The Roundtable believes that the timely sharing of actionable threat information is critical to both private and public sector organizations in developing and deploying protective measures against malicious cyber activity. This legislation will modify current constraining rules to allow for improved information sharing, which is essential to ...

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Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) 1,433 Twitter followers

(November 30, 2011) – Ralph Hellmann, Senior Vice President of Government Relations at the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), today released the following statement regarding House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers’s bill on information sharing:

"We strongly support Chairman Rogers’s bill to address our nation's cybersecurity concerns. This legislation enables the intelligence community to more effectively share actionable information about cyber threats with the private sector, which is an essential component of improving cybersecurity."

"While the Internet is largely owned and operated by the private sector, the government often has unique intelligence on cyber threats. Ensuring that the ...

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Independent Telephone & Telecommunications Alliance (ITTA)

December 1, 2011

The following statement was released today by the Independent Telephone & Telecommunications Alliance (ITTA), and may be attributed to Genny Morelli, President of ITTA.

“ITTA applauds House Intelligence Chairman Mike Rogers and Ranking Member Dutch Ruppersberger for moving aggressively on legislation to tackle daily threats to the nation’s broadband networks.

“Every second, broadband networks, upon which our national security and economic well being depend, face the risk of cyber exploitation. ITTA members spend substantial capital every day protecting their residential consumers and high capacity business and government customers from cyber threats. However, absent the ability for private ...

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