Brennan Letter to Wyden Acknowledges that CFAA Applies to the CIA

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) released the following letter from Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan acknowledging that the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act applies to the CIA. The question was asked of Brennan by Wyden in a public hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on January 29, 2014.  Wyden is a senior member of the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Wyden asked Brennan: “Does the federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act apply to the CIA?”

Brennan Letter to Wyden on CFAA by Senator Ron Wyden