Censorship And The Net

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    Uncle Ferd says dey need to clamp down on dey's state-sponsored hackers...
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    China to Crack Down on Virtual Private Networks
    January 24, 2017 - Chinese Internet users may soon find it a lot harder to get around the notorious "Great Firewall" as the government has announced a crackdown on virtual private networks, or VPNs.
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    Analysts: China's New Internet Controls May Hurt China
    January 25, 2017 - China has intensified efforts to tighten its strong grip on the internet, officially outlawing unauthorized internet connections, including virtual private network (VPN) services, which enable many users there to bypass the country’s infamous “Great Firewall.”
     
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    Russian, Chinese internet censorship to crack down on radical extremism...
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    Russian Parliament Bans Use of Proxy Internet Services, VPNs
    July 21, 2017 - Russia's parliament passed a bill to outlaw the use of virtual private networks, or VPNs, and other Internet proxy services, citing concerns about the spread of extremist materials.
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    Amid VPN Crackdown, China Eyes Upgrades to Great Firewall
    July 20, 2017 — A Chinese telecoms carrier said it had begun closing virtual private networks (VPNs) and other tools that can bypass the so-called Great Firewall, which state authorities use to filter and block traffic between Chinese and overseas servers.

     

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