Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Censorship

Submission + - Congress may require ISPs to block fraud sites (cnet.com)

FutureDomain writes: A bill which just passed the House Financial Services Committee would require Internet Service Providers to block access to sites hosting financial scams that pose as members of the government-backed Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). The bill is broad enough to block not only websites, but email and any other "electronic material". The bill is the Investor Protection Act sponsored by Paul Kanjorski. How long until the US starts censoring the Internet?
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Congress may require ISPs to block fraud sites

Comments Filter:

Unix: Some say the learning curve is steep, but you only have to climb it once. -- Karl Lehenbauer

Working...