You may have noticed a number of stories recently about undersea cables getting cut around the world. Apparently the total is now up to 5
, but the scariest part of this is that Iran is now offline
. You can also read Schneier's comments
on this coincidence. Update: 02/06 17:42 GMT
: As a commenter notes
, though the country of Iran is obviously experiencing some networking difficulties, it is not offline.