There's Still Plenty Of Life In That Old Spy Stuff

With the Berlin Wall gone and the Soviet "Evil Empire" fractured, the cold war is over. But there may be new markets for electronics developed for espionage-related use. International Resource Development Inc. (IRD), a New Canaan (Conn.) market research firm, predicts that worldwide sales of encryption devices, which scramble voice, fax, and computer transmissions to prevent eavesdropping, will climb from $3.3 billion in 1992 to approximately $4.8 billion in 1996.

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