Officially, Uncle Sam says it doesn't interfere. But behind the scenes, the feds have been trying to browbeat Internet firms into helping with surveillance demands.
Deep packet inspection standard adopted despite Germany's warning that it will "empower" censorship. Other uses: detecting BitTorrent transfers and identifying "copyright protected audio content."
Attack coincides with Amazon's outage and could be related to the online retailer's problems, a security researcher says.
A plan by Pakistan for a Web-filtering project prompts U.S. firms to take a stance on selling software to be used for government censorship.
True security analysis now includes tracking network flows, directories, physical access, and video surveillance--and that has changed the security technology model.
The U.S., Canada, and European allies are squaring off against Russia and China at a U.N. Internet summit. At stake: the future of how the Internet will be run.
Site is back up and running after a two-hour outage. What went wrong at the e-commerce giant?