There was a time you could kick back in glorious solitude right in your own backyard. Then the family next door cleared some trees on their lot. And on the other side, the neighbors' new master suite includes a second-story deck with nice views—into your yard. Suddenly, you feel like you're living in a fishbowl. As larger houses occupy ever-smaller lots and the demand for outdoor living areas grows, privacy is at a premium. And it's not just about prying eyes invading your space—you may want to shield your own view of your sunbathing neighbors and block out their chatter.
The business lobby has responded on the opinion pages of DC newspapers, portraying the FTC as an agency out of control. The FTC tramples the rights of companies. It stifles innovation.
The Cybersecurity Enhancement Act H. Michael T. Dan Lungren R-Cal. The bill also would create a non-profit clearinghouse for the sharing of cybersecurity threat information between government agencies and the private sector.