MILNET


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MILNET

Military Network. Part of the Defense Data Network (DDN) and of the Internet. Managed by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

MILNET

(MILitary NETwork) See NIPRNet and ARPAnet.
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Desta forma, a rede foi dividida em duas: a ARPANET, continuou atendendo aos pesquisadores e a MILNET atendia a aplicacoes militares.
In 1984, the military split off from ARPANET to form MILNET, making ARPANET available entirely for wide area network research.
Soon American universities became involved and the system was split into two - ARPANET for civilian use and MILNET for the military.
Instead, through ARPANET (a system created by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), it entered both MILNET (an unclassified network of the Department of Defense) and INTERNET (the world's largest research and development network).
He became convinced that hackers were using the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory as a path to MILNET.
The digest is distributed electronically to individuals and redistribution centers via major computer networks, including ARPANET, MILNET, CSNET, USENET, and BITNET.