ISP CALEA compliance

Chris L. Morrow christopher.morrow at
Thu May 10 16:17:13 UTC 2007

On Thu, 10 May 2007, Nikos Mouat wrote:

> I have interpretted CALEA to apply only to providers of VOICE service, be
> it VOIP or traditional, however I was told this morning point blank by the
> FCC that CALEA most definitely applies to all ISPs that provide internet
> access at speeds over 200k.
> The FCC said that routers must send a copy of all packets to and from a
> selected IP to law enforcement in real time from gateway routers.
> I've seen very little CALEA related traffic on this list which reinforced
> my belief that it did not apply to data providers.
> Can anyone comment on this?

you have 4 days, work fast... Actually, I'd ask your in-house-counsel
about your current status and whether or not things you do would fall into
the CALEA bucket. Also, work fast, there's only 4 days left :(

I believe there was some chatter on a list, perhaps Jared
has that handy? or another reader does?

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