Violators could get up to 10 years in prison if convicted of covering their faces during unlawful assembly. The bill's sponsor stresses that he's targeting violence and vandals, rather than criminalizing pandas, PETA's bloody seals or Frosty the Snowman.
What will this mean for those affiliated with Anonymous who wear the Guy Fawkes mask to protect their identities?
Online real-time strategy game League of Legends, from Riot Games, is the latest large web property to own up to a data breach.
There's a silver lining, namely that the company's notification is frank and helpful, stating clearly what was stolen, and what wasn't.
Hackers have defaced the BlackBerry blog, angry at RIM's announcement that they would help the authorities investigate who was responsible for riots which have hit London.