Few realize the way in which a terrorist attack could cause devastation, without deaths, bombs and explosives, but by attacking the internet. Reading this article and pondering a web sabotage is important.http://blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=16136&tag=nl.e539
And yet equally important is the protection of a free democracy from over-zealous Presidential powers. Civil liberties groups were concerned with the breakdown of civil liberties under the spying possibilities of Bush's Patriot Act. Now, the Cyber-security Act of 2009 raises the same questions under a Barack Obama administration.