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How the U.S. forces Net firms to cooperate on surveillance

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.

By July 12, 2013


U.N. summit votes to support Internet eavesdropping

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."

By December 5, 2012


The U.N. and the Internet: What to expect, what to fear (FAQ)

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.

By December 6, 2012


'Dark trade' in Web-censoring tools exposed by Pakistan plan

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.

By March 20, 2012


In today's security analytics, every bit of data matters

True security analysis now includes tracking network flows, directories, physical access, and video surveillance--and that has changed the security technology model.

By January 22, 2009


IMDB victim of denial-of-service attack

Attack coincides with Amazon's outage and could be related to the online retailer's problems, a security researcher says.

By June 7, 2008


Amazon working again, but what went wrong?

Site is back up and running after a two-hour outage. What went wrong at the e-commerce giant?

By June 6, 2008