Republican calls for email and IM monitoring

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Republican congressman Lamar Smith from Texas, introduced a bill, which he dubbed the Safety Act, to the US House of Representatives. If it goes through, the bill would require ISPs to record all users' surfing...

Companies Ramping up E-mail Monitoring

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The boss is getting serious about e-mail snooping. A new study has found that 63 percent of corporations with 1,000 or more employees either employ or plan to employ staff to read...

BayTSP Launches Automated Piracy Monitoring Tool

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BayTSP, a Californian company specialising in on-line information monitoring and compliance services for a variety of industries has announced a new tool to monitor piracy on-line. The software, called FirstSource, allows ISP's...

U.S. monitoring attacks against Internet providers

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The federal government said that early Tuesday it detected a series of electronic attacks against U.S. Internet providers, launched hours after the FBI alerted technology companies and others of potential trouble. The...

FBI Says It's Monitoring Internet Vulnerability

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The FBI said on Tuesday it was monitoring "potential vulnerabilities" in computer networks that could leave portions of the Internet open to disruption by hackers. "We're aware of potential vulnerabilities ... and...

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