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China Passes New Cybersecurity Law


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#1 JohnC_21

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Posted 08 November 2016 - 10:14 AM

In regards to this BC article

 

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/china-passes-new-cybersecurity-law-that-grants-government-the-power-to-shut-down-the-internet-at-will/

 

The US government has the same switch, albeit only to be used in emergencies. Exactly what constitutes an emergency and according to who? 

 

http://www.mintpressnews.com/the-us-government-has-an-internet-killswitch-and-its-none-of-your-business/212749/



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#2 Mishima

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Posted 18 November 2016 - 05:34 PM

That's what I wanted to know... what does the US do in this case? How does it affect us... because it could cause issues for many businesses including censorship issues... :\






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