Originally Posted by KILLER_CLOWN
Thread hijacking complete.
Concur. Back to topic: I was surprised to learn how much data flows through undersea/ground lines vice air/satellite. So protecting sea lines of communication for the U.S. Navy is literal in this case. The protection and mining of this data becomes obvious and these programs are fairly old. The issue is whether we should mine it or not as part of our national security and frankly I don't know.