Law Enforcement Action Targeting Spyware

Media Advisory

Press conference to announce a law enforcement action targeting “spyware” – software that takes control of consumers’ computers or monitors their Internet use without their consent.

 

Who:

Lydia Parnes, Acting Director
Bureau of Consumer Protection
Federal Trade Commission

Victim

Where:

Federal Trade Commission
600 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20580
Room 432

Reporters who would like to cover the story but cannot attend can participate by calling 1-800-923-4206, confirmation number 26958991, Chairperson Bruce Jennings.

When:

Tuesday, October 12, 11 am
(The room will open at 10 am for camera set-up.)

Contact:

Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2180

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