Computer Security: Summary of Selected Federal Laws, Executive Orders, and Presidential Directives [April 16, 2004] [open pdf - 924KB]
"This report provides a short summary of selected federal laws, executive orders, and presidential directives, currently in force, that govern computer security. The report focuses on the major roles and responsibilities assigned various federal agencies in the area of computer security." Areas covered in this report include the following: securing federal computer systems, protecting information on private systems, working with the private sector, investigating and prosecuting computer crimes, and research and development of information security.
CRS Report for Congress, RL32357