Cybertelecom
Cybertelecom
Federal Internet Law & Policy
An Educational Project

<, color="#FFFFFF">September 11, 2001

| The Net | NIMDA | Warnings | Obituary | Charity | Fraud | Civil Rights | Aftermath |
| Network Reliability & Security | Cyberwar | Sept 11 | Encryption | Cybercrime |
| Disaster Recovery | Telecom | Afghanistan | CyberWar |
Red Cross | NY Firefighters Fund | Yahoo Donation Page | WTC.com
We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.
The first is freedom of speech and expression --everywhere in the world.
The second is freedom of every person to worship God in his own way-- everywhere in the world.
The third is freedom from want, which, translated into world terms, means economic understandings which will secure to every nation a healthy peacetime life for its inhabitants --everywhere in the world.
The fourth is freedom from fear, which, translated into world terms, means a world-wide reduction of armaments to such a point and in such a thorough fashion that no nation will be in a position to commit an act of physical aggression against any neighbor --anywhere in the wold.
                    -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt, The Four Freedoms, 1941
  • US citizens back web controls, BBC 9/10/02
  • A year later, few heed cybersecurity alarm, IHT 9/10/02
  • A site that does the memory of 9/11 justice, CSM 9/13/02
  • NYC: After the Fall, 9/13/02
  • A year later: The Internet and September 11, Pew 9/6/02
  • One Year Later, Standard Time, SF Chronicle 9/6/02
  • What we learned, NW Fusion 9/4/02
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">The Net
  • Jon Eisenberg, Craig Partridge , The Internet under Crisis Conditions: Learning from September 11, TPRC 9/13/03
  • 9/11 Attacks Prompt Rush for Web Names, Newsfactor 1/9/02
  • The Effects of September 11 on the Leading Search Engine by Richard W. Wiggins First Monday, volume 7, number 10 (October 2001),
  • Tower Survivor's E-Mail Has Stirred Thousands, LA Times 12/28/01
  • WBGO Jazz from NYC one hour tribute to the victims of the terrorist attack on America., NPR Jazz 10/22/01
  • I Am an America (Ad Council), Ad Council 10/16/01
  • Paul MacInnes applauds the US-based satirical publication, the Onion, for its biting critique after the terrorist attacks, Guardian 9/28/01
  • Ricochet rebounds at WTC ground zero CNET 10/1/2001
  • Internet Surpasses Its Original Goal, NYT 9/17/01
  • Technology Came Through, Washtech 9/14/01
  • Staying in touch through two hours of hell, CW 9/14/01
  • Net Helps Connect People In Distress, ZDNN 09/12/01
  • Net Offers Lifeline Amid Tragedy, CNET 09/12/01
  • Internet Crucial Following Attacks, AP 09/12/01
  • Instant Messaging Subs For Jammed Phones, USAToday 09/12/01
  • Web acts as hub for info on attacks, CNET 09/12/01
  • Internet proves vital communications tool, CNN 09/12/01
  • After attack, the Net reassures and informs, USAToday 09/12/01
  • Net Connects Global Village, Washtech 09/12/01
  • ESpeed Badly Hit By WTC Disaster; Firm Marches On, Newsbytes 9/13/01
  • Update: IT disaster declarations continue to grow in number, CW 9/13/01
  • Tragedy Results In Web News Gridlock, Inews 09/12/01
  • EBay Bans Trade Center, Pentagon Items, AP 09/12/01
  • FBI Web Site Overwhelmed, AP 09/12/01
  • Net Buckles Under Demand For Attack News, CNN 09/12/01
  • Net Clogged, ABC 09/12/01
  • Internet holds up in aftermath of terrorist attacks, NWFusion 09/12/01
  • Net Standing, Newsbytes 09/12/01
  • Tech Community In Shock, Wash Post 09/12/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Those No Longer With Us
  • Sun Microsystems Director Perishes in Crash, Standard 9/13/01
  • Sun manager perishes in crash, but employees safe, NWFusion 9/13/01
  • Sun Microsystems Exec Dies Aboard Flight 11, Newsbytes 9/13/01
  • Tech world mourns loss of employees, CNET 9/13/01
  • Akamai: Co-founder Dies In WTC Plane Crash, CNN 09/12/01
  • Tech executives killed in hijacking, CNET 09/12/01
  • WTC Businesses Seek Missing Employees, Standard 09/12/01
  • Netegrity CFO on WTC Plane, Newsbytes 09/12/01
  • MRV Chief on WTC Place, Newsbytes 09/12/01
  • Metrocall Exec. Victim of Pentagon Attack, Washtech 09/12/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Charity
  • Microsoft Contributes to Tragedy Relief Fund, Renews Appeal to High Court, Newsfactor 9/13/01
  • E-tailers Aid Recovery Effort, Newsfactor 9/13/01
  • Amazon Collects More Than $2.5 Million For Relief Effort, Newsbytes 9/13/01
  • Amazon Helps Out The Red Cross, Inews 09/12/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Fraud
  • Identity Theft Easy For Terrorists, MSNBC 9/28/01
  • E-mail Scam Tries to Cash In on Tragedy, ABC 9/14/01
  • Consumers warned to beware of online disaster-relief scams, CW 9/14/01
  • Exploiting It, Standard 9/14/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Civil Rights
  • Geeks Gather To Back Crypto, Newsbytes 9/17/01
  • ISPs Curb Terrorist Postings, INews 9/17/01
  • I.S.P.'s Curb Terrorist Postings and an Anti-Islamic Backlash, NYT 9/17/01
  • Sliding toward secret surveillance, MSNBC 9/21/01
  • Groups: More surveillance no answer to terrorism, Usatoday 9/21/01
  • Civil Liberties Groups Rally Against Anti-Terrorism Law, Washtech 9/21/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Warnings
  • FBI probes advance IM warnings on attacks, CW 9/28/01
  • IM's To Israel Warned Of WTC Attack, Newsbytes 9/28/01
  • Rueful Profits of the Unimaginable, Wash Post 9/22/01
  • Commission Warned Bush, Salon 9/14/01
  • Echelon Engaged Months In Advance, Infoworld 9/13/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Technology
  • Investigators looking into bin Laden network's use of Internet, Nando 10/5/01
  • Bin Laden report crashes No 10 site, Guardian 10/5/01
  • Terrorist Leader Encrypted Messages, ABC 9/25/01
  • Attacks Renew Encryption Debate, AP 9/25/01
  • Attacks rekindle encryption debate, CNET 9/28/01
  • Tackling terror with Technology, Register 9/21/01
  • Hijackers May Have Accessed Computers At Public Libraries, Newsbytes 9/17/01
  • Bin Laden's Cybertrail Proves Elusive, AP 9/20/01
  • ISPs, telcos asked to retain data in wake of attack, NWFusion 9/17/01
  • Scouring the Internet in Search of the Tracks of Terrorists, NYT 9/17/01
  • FBI Pores Over Internet in Search for Clues, Newsfactor 9/14/01
  • FBI to investigate Internet's role in terrorist Attacks, CW 9/14/01
  • Bin Laden exploits technology, CNN 9/21/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Disaster Recovery Planning
    See alsoNetwork Reliability and Internet Y2K
  • How Lehman Brother's IS department survived the complete destruction of its IT headquarters., NWFusion 11/27/01
  • Businesses eye Y2k effort as model for terrorism fight, CW 10/5/01
  • Good planning kept NASDAQ network running during Attacks, NWFusion 9/25/01
  • Y2K planning could be model for homeland defense, USAToday 9/25/01
  • Whose Protecting Our Infrastructure, BW 9/20/01
  • Users, analysts: Companies need alternate networks when disaster hits, NW 9/21/01
  • Y2k plans aided in recovery, but more planning needed, CW 9/20/01
  • Disaster Highlights Data Backup, FT 9/20/01
  • Trying to Plan for the Unthinkable, NYT 9/17/01
  • Managers find preparedness pays off, CW 9/17/01
  • D.C. Emergency Communications Unprepared For Attack, Newsbytes 9/17/01
  • Year 2000 Plan Helps Va. Protect IT Systems After Attack, Washtech 9/14/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Aftermath
  • Net loss: Many pull out data from Web, Times India 10/22/01
  • DC's Post-Attack IT Replacement To Cost $75Mil - Report, Newsbytes 10/1/01
  • AT&T Wireless to waive Sept. 11 charges for residents in areas affected by attacks, Nando 10/5/01
  • AT&T: Sept. 11 wireless calls are on us, USAToday 10/5/01
  • Ashcroft Presents Anti-Terrorism Plan to Congress, Washtech 9/20/01
  • MS Simulator Delayed, Games Pulled, Newsfactor 9/20/01
  • Lawmaker Wants Cybersecurity In Anti-Terrorism Plans, Newsbytes 9/21/01
  • Senate Expands Surveillance Powers Following Attacks, Newsbytes 9/17/01
  • Senate OKs use of Carnivore against terrorism, CW 9/17/01
  • Registries offended by domain sales, CNET 9/20/01
  • Hacker Group Urges Restraint Against Islamic Sites, Newsbytes 9/14/01
  • Information security will be key with lawmakers, CW 9/14/01
  • Senate Seeks to Expand Wiretap Law, Standard 9/14/01
  • Hacker Defaces Thousands Of Sites In WTC Protest, Newsbytes 9/14/01
  • Microsoft may alter 'Flight Simulator', CNN 9/14/01
  • Flight Simulator taken off shelves, MSNBC 9/14/01
  • Game makers aim not to offend, MSNBC 9/14/01
  • Cancelled IT trade shows, conferences and events, NWFusion 9/14/01
  • Gartner offers free disaster recovery help, NWFusion 09/12/01
  • Digital privacy may suffer amid attacks, ZDNet 9/14/01
  • ISPs aid FBI in terrorist search, CNET 9/13/01
  • Privacy Advocates Fear Trade-Off for Security, Newsfactor 9/13/01
  • Privacy, Security Trade-Offs Reassessed, Washtech 9/13/01
  • IBM empties Malaysia office in bomb scare, CNET 09/12/01
  • <, color="#FFFFFF">Telecom
  • FCC Network Reliability Interoperability Council Meeting October 30, 2001 with presentations on 9-11's impact on telecom. Real Audio Archive.
  • Network Reliability After 9/11: A Staff Paper on Local Telephone Exchange Network Reliability NY PSC 2002
  • Verizon presentation to FCC NRIC on damage to its network PPT Oct 30 2001
  • Terror Tests the Fabric of the Communication Network, NYT 9/17/01
  • WTC Search Sniffs Out Wireless Signals, IDG 9/17/01
  • Wrestling with Wires, CNET 9/17/01
  • WTC search yields wireless signals, CNET 9/17/01
  • WTC search yields wireless signals, CNET 9/17/01
  • Wireless Carriers Repair Damage, Still Standing the Day After, Newsfactor 9/13/01
  • Cell phones prove a lifeline following attacks, USAToday 09/13/01
  • Verizon Service Disrupted, Washtech 9/13/01
  • Verizon attempting to repair its badly damaged network and morale, NWFusion 9/13/01
  • FCC urges patience with phone networks, CNET 9/13/01
  • SingTel Calls For Patience Following New York Tragedy, INews 9/13/01
  • Telecom Traffic Goes Through Roof, Newsbytes 09/12/01
  • Terrorist attacks tax phone networks, CNET 09/12/01
  • U.S. infrastructure shaken by terrorist attack, CW 09/12/01
  • Verizon's WTC Operations Destroyed, Washtech 09/12/01 
  • Web services provided by
    Wyoming.com
    < size="-1">: Home : About Us : Contact Us : Sitemap : Discussion : Search : Newsletter : RSS :
    : ADA : Broadband : Crime : Copyright : DNS : ECommerce : EGovt : First Amendment : Digital Divide :
    : Network Neutrality : Intl : Privacy : Security : SPAM : Statistics : VoIP : Vote : And Much More! :
    :: Feedback : Disclaimer ::
    © Cybertelecom ::