Is Obama About to Take Over the Internet? No.
Some internet policy groups have also expressed concerns. "Frankly, we don't know" what sort of information the government might eventually request from companies, says Mark Jaycox, a policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). "Information sharing is a slippery slope."
At issue is an executive order on cyberterrorism that the White House is widely expected to issue at some point in the coming weeks.