Firewall is a secret organization that formed from the security agencies of various nation states of the 21st century.
The agency’s declared purpose is to protect the existence of transhumanity, but often is suspected to have its own goals and ends, acting without regard to other agencies and organizations.
agents receive information on a need to know basis, often based on their firewall reputation scores. Those with higher rep are more trusted.
There are cells of Firewall agents who are connected, and function together, but the agents are generally disconnected from one another. Those with higher rep are more in the know.
The agency performs a variety of operations in the name of transhumanity. Earth Salvage missions, Stopping potential TITAN outbreaks, investigating hypercorp research, rounding up and ending potential species threats, and a variety of other tasks.