Ex-Bush admin official: Internet giveaway weakens cybersecurity, opens door to Web tax

The U.S. government’s plan to give away authority over the Internet’s core architecture to the “global Internet community” could endanger the security of both the Internet and the U.S. — and open the door to a global tax on Web use.

“U.S. management of the internet has been exemplary and there is no reason to give this away — especially in return for nothing,” former Bush administration State Department senior advisor Christian Whiton told The Daily Caller. “This is the Obama equivalent of Carter’s decision to give away the Panama Canal — only with possibly much worse consequences.”

The U.S. Commerce Department announced late Friday it would relinquish control of The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) — the organization charged with managing domain names, assigning Internet protocol addresses and other crucial Web functions — after its current contract expires next year.



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Did someone say this creap in the wh was bright?

Linda, it's not because "this creap in the wh" is dumb, it's all about destroying America.

Obama wants control of the Internet when he takes over the New World Order or wants the NWO to have control when he sticks around and becomes our dictator

sure, they want U.N. international law to trump the U.S. Constitution, same reason Kerry was signing the U.N. small arms treaty, to try to trump the U.S. second amendment. Why don't we just pay our taxes directly to the U.N. and call it a day?

Socialists are always at work!!

Obama will do it as he does on the rest of the things that congress passes,,,to our amazement at that,,,he will tell congress "if you do not sign this I will declare martial law and do it without you anyway"

For no reason should this happen.  If it does Obama should be impeached on the spot.  We created the internet and it should not be global or whatever there evil plan is.

Sharon......I agree......but not impeach....instead, physically and immediately removed.

agree.  All communists in the Senate and congress must Go

Is there anything else that this country can give away? How many more actions will be taken to weaken this country to no more than the name? If congress allows this, then we have definitely been had. A President does not have absolute power. It's time the legislative branches to act and do so in a timely manner. The wolf is at the door now.

I am sick and tired of all of this Global equality BS.

ANOTHER CHARGE TO ADD ONTO THE IMPEACHMENT PROCESS...OVOMIT IS GOING DOWN VERY SOON!!!

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The saga surrounding who leaked sensitive DNC documents to WikiLeaks may take an interesting turn, hints former CIA officer Fred Rustmann.

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The Central Intelligence Agency knows the identities of the people who leaked DNC emails to the whistleblower organization WikiLeaks during the heat of the 2016 presidential campaign, a former CIA officer contends.

Fred Rustmann, who served as an operations officer in the CIA’s National Clandestine Service for 24 years and was a member of the agency’s elite Senior Intelligence Service, said in an interview with WND that WikiLeaks’ ongoing release of classified information is “disgusting.” 

“WikiLeaks says they want to protect their sources – Julian Assange said that he wouldn’t reveal his sources, but he would say that it wasn’t the Russians,” Rustmann said. “But the agency knows a lot of the information. I suspect they may have a pretty good idea of who provided that information to WikiLeaks.”

Rustmann’s comments raise questions about potential plans for the CIA to reveal the names of those who allegedly leaked DNC documents to WikiLeaks.

Recently, the CIA made a veiled threat to WikiLeaks in respect to protecting their sources.

“WikiLeaks may think they are protecting those who provide them with classified information & other secrets, but they should not be certain of that,” the CIA statement said. 

In a statement to WND, Robert L. Deitz, a former advisor to CIA head Michael Hayden, called the threat “unprecedented.”

“It’s pretty unusual for the CIA to make a threat to WikiLeaks so publicly. It’s pretty unprecedented; one ought to be skeptical about this. That is not the way that CIA officials should operate,” Deitz said.

“This is the kind of thing, if somebody were to make this kind of threat it would come out of a different organization, DOD, State or maybe the White House. Traditionally it would certainly not come out of the CIA,” Deitz added.

WikiLeaks is in the news after both CNN and CBS falsely reported the group granted Donald Trump Jr. access to future leaks.

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