With such a diverse group of members here, this should be a good topic for discussion:
What's government's role in making the Web secure?
By LOLITA C. BALDOR
The Associated Press
Sunday, September 27, 2009; 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON -- There is no kill switch for the Internet, no secret on-off button in an Oval Office drawer.
Yet when a Senate committee was exploring ways to secure computer networks, a provision to give the president the power to shut down Internet traffic to compromised Web sites in an emergency set off alarms.
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