Best Practices for Lawful Intercept in Service Provider and Enterprise Networks
Supporting lawful data intercept is important for service providers and enterprises. While lawful intercept is fairly straight forward by definition, its application is more difficult. The simple definition for "lawful data intercept" is the requirement to support a government agency in the collection of data communications. That is where the simplicity ends. What you need to support, and how you need to support the lawful intercept request, depends upon the government agency requesting the information.
This whitepaper provides a basic overview of lawful intercept as well as recommendations for best practices to help you meet basic compliance for several of the mandated lawful intercept scenarios.