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Technology Expert Who Helped Develop China’s ‘Great Firewall’ Accused of Corruption

Ma Xiaodong detained by prosecutors in Shaanxi province for allegedly taking bribes

By Nectar Gan
South China Morning Post

Ma Xiaodong is an ex-senior official at the Ministry of Public Security. 172 more words

China attacking websites across the globe in new censorship offensive

China has expanded its internet censorship efforts beyond its borders with a new strategy that attacks websites across the globe, researchers said.The new strategy, dubbed “ 613 more words


China rolls out "Great Cannon" super cyber weapon, starts blasting away at the web.

Researchers have uncovered a powerful and previously unknown weapon that China’s government is brazenly using to knock sites out of commission. Dubbed the Great Cannon, the tool has been used to bombard two anti-censorship GitHub pages with junk traffic, but it just as easily could be used to wage stealthy attacks that silently install malware on the computers of unwitting end users. 981 more words


The Nasty Party...Tories will block all internet porn if they win the election

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The governmenthas been trailing this policy by forcing onerous age verification requirements on British adult Video on Demand websites.

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The pros and cons of Anonymity from an Everyman's standpoint

Imagine you’re filled in a room. It doesn’t have to be a room with important people. It’s just a room, filled with people. People with different opinions, and people with different feelings than you. 738 more words


Children's 'charities' get nasty about internet censorship...Seeking onerous age verification that would make it near impossible to have anything adult on the internet

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The political organisation, Children’s Charities’ Coalition on Internet Safety, is lobbying parliamentary candidates to sign up for oppressive policies to ban all businesses from working with age restricted websites who don’t sign for onerous and unviable age verification requirements.The political campaign group, Children’s Charities’ Coalition on Internet Safety, is an umbrella organisation funded by Action for Children, BAAF, Barnardo’s, Children England, Children’s Society, ECPAT UK, Kidscape, NCB, NSPCC, and Stop It Now!

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