Enemies of the Internet!

by George Chetcuti [Published on 20 March 2012 / Last Updated on 20 March 2012]

Who are the enemies of the Internet? Governments like China, Vietnam and Iran that hold the largest number of cyber-citizens or netizens in jail. The latest countries to join the annual list are Bahrain and Belarus – these governments restrict Internet access, filter content and imprison bloggers. On the other hand, governments that try to introduce mandatory web filtering mechanisms to block inappropriate content such as, child pornography can also be on the watch list! Countries like Australia and France are in fact, under surveillance!
Read the full story here - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-17350225

Who are the enemies of the Internet? Governments like China, Vietnam and Iran that hold the largest number of cyber-citizens or netizens in jail. The latest countries to join the annual list are Bahrain and Belarus – these governments restrict Internet access, filter content and imprison bloggers. On the other hand, governments that try to introduce mandatory web filtering mechanisms to block inappropriate content such as, child pornography can also be on the watch list! Countries like Australia and France are in fact, under surveillance!

Read the full story here - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-17350225

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