Communist Chinese Commence ‘Negative Information’ Crackdown

Dusting Off The Command And Control RV for the Commissar…

Dusting Off The Command And Control RV for the Commissar…

via the South China Morning Post reporter Phoebe Zhang, we learn of new enforcement actions just deployed by the PRC’s Cyber Police targeting ‘negative information‘…

“China’s cybersecurity police announced a new campaign on Thursday targeting websites and web applications that spread what they called “negative information” on the internet…”
“During the clampdown, all websites, mobile phone apps, forums, instant messaging and live-streaming platforms will be vetted for any vulgar and violent content as well as rumours, superstition and information that “fuels hatred, spreads unhealthy lifestyles and pop culture”.” – via the South China Morning Post reporter Phoebe Zhang

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2019/1/4/communist-chinese-begin-negative-information-crackdown