Stronger laws needed to catch cyber crooks

Right now many cyber crooks are actually beating the legal system.

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano — says most countries don’t even have a legal framework that governs cyber, Reuters reports.

Basically the legal system has not kept pace with technological advances.

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But now DHS is fighting back and they’re asking other countries to do the same.

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Napolitano is calling for an cross-border campaign to combat the security threat.

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