GIGO – great example thereof!
According to the article, the report will discuss how:
The federal government’s plan to expand computer security protections into critical parts of private industry is raising concerns that the move will threaten Americans’ civil liberties.
In a report for release Friday, The Constitution Project warns that as the Obama administration partners more with the energy, financial, communications and health care industries to monitor and protect networks, sensitive personal information of people who work for or communicate with those companies could be improperly or inadvertently disclosed.
I am sure the concern about the exposure of personal information is genuine but it seems to me that the real threat is to the efficacy of a cyber risk sharing initiative proposed and supported by Government.
In my experience, of all the entities firms are willing to share information with, Governments are at the bottom of the list.