May 122012

In spite of mixed results in the pilot program, a military program to filter network traffic into and out of participating corporations will expand into a permanent operation. A small number of network carriers, who are showing the way forward in government monitoring, exchange information about their clients with the feds, who in turn share information about on-going cyber threats in order to reduce the drain of intellectual property (or rate of other exploits) from the clients. So far participation remains voluntary.

 Posted by at 11:39 am on May 12, 2012