US cyber security bill sparks concern

Controversial bill could allow private firms to share confidential client data with government.

    A controversial cyber security Bill has stalled in the US Senate.

    The legislation was meant to improve information-sharing between the government and the private sector.

    But it has sparked fierce opposition from civil liberties groups.

    Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports from Washington.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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