Information, Computer and Network Security Terms Glossary and
Global Spy Networks
The Global Spy Network named Echelon is an officially unacknowledged U.S.-led global spy network that operates an automated system for the interception and relay of electronic communications. It monitors transmissions including all the telephone calls, e-mail messages, faxes, satellite transmissions, and Internet downloads of both public and private organizations and citizens worldwide.
Global Spy Network