Commentary: Cybersecurity That Protects Freedom of Speech

Posted October 14, 2013 at 11:49pm

Matthew Rhoades writes in Roll Call: Top lawmakers in Washington recently talked about reconsidering cybersecurity legislation — legislation that has failed to become law multiple times.

While President Barack Obama’s executive order is making progress in attempts to shore up some cybersecurity weaknesses, difficult questions remain, particularly regarding personal privacy. We don’t have to compromise our personal privacy for the sake of security. With a forward-thinking cybersecurity policy, we can keep ourselves safe and sustain our individual freedoms.