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Republican presidential candidate argues for crypto backdoors

Posted by malcolm on Friday, August 21st, 2015 at 12:32

Jeb Bush, one of the leading candidates for the Republican presidential nomination, has come out as an opponent of strong encryption. In a speech in South Carolina, Bush said that encryption was...

US delays IANA transition date

Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 19:07

The US government has announced that it will renew the IANA contract for one year, pushing back the IANA transition deadline date to 1 October 2016. In a Department of Commerce announcement on...

Oxford academic and peer faces criticism for Internet “scaremongering”

Posted by malcolm on Friday, August 14th, 2015 at 12:05

A Labour peer and Oxford University academic has been criticised for “misleading” claims about the effects of children’s Internet use. Baroness Susan Greenfield has often spoken publicly about the...

Russia blocks reddit for “promoting” illegal substances

Posted by malcolm on Thursday, August 13th, 2015 at 14:38

The Russian government has blocked the popular social network reddit for “promoting” the use of illegal drugs. The ban is apparently a reaction to a discussion between users of one of reddit’s 9000+...

IANA Transition Proposal

Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 14:15

The IANA Transition Coordination Group (ICG) have published their consolidated proposal for transition of the oversight of the IANA function from the US government to ICANN. The ICG proposal...

India lifts controversial Internet pornography blocklist

Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 12:47

The Indian government has declared that it will “partially withdraw” its decision to block more than 800 pornographic websites, following intense criticism of the move. A 17-page government...

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