US Warships jamming Lebanon Internet

Tyler Durden camera_lumina at
Mon Feb 7 17:41:17 PST 2011

Ultra wide band probably jams their stuff too.

Hey...Wired story today about the US government forcing internet down the
throats of a hostage populace.

But I'd sure love to see a less, well, edit-able and decentralized native
emergency internet. WiMax seems a nice candidate, but you have to hit the
wireline somewhere.


> Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2011 14:26:12 -0800
> Subject: Re: US Warships jamming Lebanon Internet
> From: coderman at
> To: eugen at
> CC: cypherpunks at
> On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 6:14 AM, Eugen Leitl <eugen at> wrote:
> > ...
> > Another reason to not rely on radio for your LAN/WAN in times of Aegis
> > cruisers passing by... ;)
> unless it's ultra-wide band with orthogonal / turbo coding. USA Navy
> is annoyed they can't jam those effectively ... yet.

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