Is your ISP sabotaging your Internet connection? There's now a simple way to find out
By John BrandonPosted 08.08.2008 at 3:26 pm 3 Comments
The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a rights advocacy group based in San Francisco, released a software program last week that lets you track whether your Internet Service Provider (ISP) is purposefully making your connection run slower. Called Switzerland, the software monitors packet forgery, a technique by which ISPs add overhead to your broadband line.