WASHINGTON (3/30/15)--A bill intended to increase the sharing of information on cyberthreats was passed by the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence last week.
The Protecting Cyber Networks Act (H.R. 1560) permits only voluntary sharing by the private sector of cyberthreat indicators only for cybersecurity purposes.
The bill also:
A similar bill was passed by the Senate Intelligence Committee last month.