Thanks to VPN services, the user can not only access a prohibited Internet resource, but also become a victim of attackers, since personal data will be publicly available. In a conversation with Reedus about this topic warned Alexander Malkevich, First Deputy Chairman of the Public Chamber Commission of the Russian Federation responsible for the development of the information community, media and mass communications. He emphasized that the safety of citizens, especially children, must be ensured by all possible means.
“If that requires imposing some additional restrictions, then I think that’s absolutely justified. The immorality of the social network Instagram (the owner of the company Meta (recognized as extremist and banned in Russia) is unorthodox. At first, the platform’s moderators allowed calls for violence against Russians to be broadcast, but now they turn a blind eye to child pornography,” Malkevich said.
Anton Nemkin, Member of the State Duma Committee on Information Policy, Information Technologies and Communications at the end of November reportedHe said that lawmakers are developing a bill that would require digital platforms to moderate the content published on them and immediately remove anything that violates the law.
Previously at the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media statedCertain VPN services that the expert commission determines pose a threat to internet security will be blocked in the Russian Federation.
Previously reportedHe said RKN can block sites through methods of circumventing restrictions.
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