Transparency Project

Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS)

The Department of Justice has an office called the Computer Crimes and Intellectual Property Section which works to develop and implement strategies for combating computer and intellectual property crimes. Among other things CCIPS advises front-line agents how to perform electronic surveillance. EFF has submitted FOIA requests for versions of this guidance not already available to the public.

US Federal Agency:

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

The owner of our Stupid Patent of the Month has been suing the entire Internet over its "virtual cabinets" patent. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Jun 30 @ 4:55pm

A recent ruling by a federal court gives us another reason to fear the pending changes to Rule 41. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Jun 30 @ 4:44pm

Secret FBI docs obtained by The Intercept reveal major lack of legal oversight on FBI surveillance of journalists. https://freedom.press/blog/20...

Jun 30 @ 4:30pm
JavaScript license information