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Has The Malaysian Government Been Sneakily Blocking Political Sites?

Cilisos.my interviewed Sinar Project for inputs on cyber security, privacy and surveillance.

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Government censorship of websites isn’t entirely new, whether in Malaysia or in other countries. China is probably the most popular example of government control over internet use, to the extent that it’s been given the nickname The Great Firewall of China. Over here, the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) actively blocks more than 8,700 websites – all completely transparent since you’ll get a “blocked” message with a link to more information on why that particular por…website can’t be accessed.

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