US House passes CISPA bill
US President Barack Obama has threatened a veto.
The bill would allow the government to access web users' private data on suspicion of a cyber threat.
The bill also allows easier information-sharing between security agencies and private web firms.
The bill passed with 248 votes in favor and 168 against.
US firms backing the bill include Facebook, AT&T, Intel and Microsoft.
Is CISPA a threat to privacy rights ?