NSA Spying Row: The Security of Underwater Fiber Optic Cables

Underwater fiber optic cables

Underwater fiber optic cables are playing a central role in the recent NSA spying row. If you haven’t already heard, the Danish media report that Denmark’s secret service collaborated with the US National Security Agency (NSA) to spy on European politicians, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, from 2012 to 2014.  Denmark’s secret service gathered information from Norwegian, Swedish, German, and French politicians using underwater fiber optic cables. A spokesperson for […]