If the attack is a DDoS, then the counter-attack will likely be targeting a compromised zombie system and not the ones responsible for orchestrating the attack. Thus your counter-attack could be against a legitimate business and now they have you logged as attempting a cyber-attack on them.
Why is it taking so long to challenge asset forfeiture as unconstitutional? The 14 amendment is very specific. "nor shall any state deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law" What is there to interpret? It is crystal clear. No room for misinterpretation. Asset forfeiture is a clear violation of the 14th amendment. Why is it still permitted?
When the SCOTUS finally declares AF as unconstitutional. I hope they tack on a retroactive order that all stolen property is to be returned to the rightful owner. If they sold someone's property for cash, then the original owner must be compensated accordingly.
For a CBP agent to access your social media is a criminal act because it violates the CFAA. According to Facebook's and just about every other social media site out there, the ToS authorizes only the owner/ creator of the account to access it unless a warrant is presented.
You still have not shown us a specific law. Plus, the 9th circuit court of appeals is a joke. 86% of their rulings have been overturned by the Supreme Court. They care little for the law. Instead they push their personal opinions.
all the employees involve with the granting of patents and trademark that never should have been grantable in the first place should be fired and then have a life-long fraction of liability in all disputes involving what the granted. Perhaps something like that would make them seriously focus on their job.
Why haven't companies like netflix and hulu sued the ISPs based on anti-competition laws? Competition law, or antitrust law, has three main elements: prohibiting agreements or practices that restrict free trading and competition between business. ... banning abusive behavior by a firm dominating a market, or anti-competitive practices that tend to lead to such a dominant position. Big Telcom is blatantly doing this to online alternatives to cable television.
If I provided internet for the capital and white house, and the net neutrality rules were abolished, I throttle the internet connections for the two places down to modem speeds. When they complain or threaten me, hey! destroying those net neutrality rules gives me every right to do this. So have a taste of your own medicine
Even if the a requirement for a government mandated backdoor was passed. There are open source communities outside the US who would be glad to make an encryption without a backdoor. People would then use that.