If your computer’s been hacked, Dale Drew might actually know about it. His company, Level 3 Communications, is a major internet backbone provider and routinely on the lookout for cyberattacks on the network level. From what they can tell, there’s a staggering 178 million IP addresses out there associated with malicious activity.

If your computer’s been hacked, Dale Drew might actually know about it. His company, Level 3 Communications, is a major internet backbone provider and routinely on the lookout for cyberattacks on the network level. From what they can tell, there’s a staggering 178 million IP addresses out there associated with malicious activity.

How Comcast became a powerful—and controversial—part of the Internet backbone | Ars Technica | #NetNeutrality

How Comcast became a powerful—and controversial—part of the Internet backbone | Ars Technica | #NetNeutrality

Someone Just Tried to Take Down the Internet's Backbone Service: DNS Root Servers with DDoS attacks.

Someone Just Tried to Take Down the Internet's Backbone Service: DNS Root Servers with DDoS attacks.

Home Network Rack Internet backbone wiring

Home Network Rack Internet backbone wiring

Ever hear of Cogent Communications? They are one of the world's largest ISPs and Internet backbone providers.

Ever hear of Cogent Communications? They are one of the world's largest ISPs and Internet backbone providers.

EFF Asks Judge to Rule NSA Internet "Backbone" Spying Techniques Unconstitutional | Electronic Frontier Foundation

EFF Asks Judge to Rule NSA Internet "Backbone" Spying Techniques Unconstitutional | Electronic Frontier Foundation

This Map of America’s Data Cables Could Help Make the Internet Fairer and More Secure | MIT Technology Review This map shows the long-haul fiber that carries Internet data around the United States. Red squares show where different cables connect, mostly in major population centers.

This Map of America’s Data Cables Could Help Make the Internet Fairer and More Secure | MIT Technology Review This map shows the long-haul fiber that carries Internet data around the United States. Red squares show where different cables connect, mostly in major population centers.

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