Trojan Horse

Since the late 1990s, federal agents have reported systemic communications security breaches at the Department of Justice, FBI, DEA, the State Department, and the White House. Several of the alleged breaches, these agents say, can be traced to two hi-tech communications companies, Verint Inc. (formerly Comverse Infosys), and Amdocs Ltd., that respectively provide major wiretap … Continue reading “Trojan Horse”

The Isolationist Song in Paradise

Living out in southern Utah, in the red-rock country, I don’t hear the news much, nor do I much care that I’m missing it. No radio, no television. Limited access to the Web via a contentedly glacial dial-up line. Lately something about Israel and Hezbollah and the bombing of Lebanon filters in, mostly from friends … Continue reading “The Isolationist Song in Paradise”