writes "Taking the Clinton Administration's electronic paranoia to new heights, this NY Times article details plans to have the FBI establish an infrastructure (called FIDNET) capable of monitoring all non-military public networks. And you were wondering why they're so down on encryption... The NSA is reviewing it now, with final rules expected in September. "
Uh,oh. This is potentially a Very Bad Thing. You may want to e-mail your Congressional Representative
about it. (Free NYT online subscription required to read the article.)