Fifth cable cut in Mid-East (Was Re: [LINK] Fourth cable cut in Mideast

Darrell Burkey darrell.burkey at
Thu Feb 7 11:42:53 EST 2008

As an aside. How does one sniff transmissions going over fibre? I
thought that was one of the advantages of fibre in that it is more
secure. Is this very cool technology or are you saying they splice in to

On Thu, 2008-02-07 at 10:24, Howard Lowndes wrote:
> USS Jimmy Carter
> Not "modified", purpose built...and commissioned 2008...I guess she 
> might be on sea trials, but on either side of the Suez Canal...?  Maybe 
> there's more than one...

Darrell Burkey
UNIX Systems Administrator
College of Asia & the Pacific
Australian National University 
Ph: (02) 6125 4160

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