The Loophole: Federal Crimes Not Being Addressed

February 28, 2013 - 8:00am to 9:00am
San Francisco

From the event description: "A new breed of cyber criminals is experiencing an unprecedented heyday spreading illicit content across the social web. Every day, perpetrators use social media to bully and spread hate speech, distribute child pornography, and commit election fraud. As state and federal legislators, regulators, and technologists struggle to keep up, questions around liability, censorship and prevention abound."

Moderator:
Mark Risher - CEO and Co-founder, Impermium

Panelists:
Nicole Ozer - Technology and Civil Liberties Policy Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California
Steven White - President and Chief Executive Officer, ImageVision
Marcia Hofmann - Senior Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Stefan Savage - Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego

Stay in Touch

NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

Follow EFF

Voicemail-to-text services have been around since at least 2001. Why was a patent for them issued in 2006? https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Apr 30 @ 9:12am

Learn about Rule 41, the scary new route the government could use to hack your computer: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Apr 30 @ 8:48am

Captured U.S. trade agency resorts to bullying again in 2016 Special 301 Report: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Apr 29 @ 2:55pm
JavaScript license information