Tags censorship

DHS halts Disinformation Governance Board amid strong backlash

by Suzanne Smalley

Former government officials will lead a review of DHS's disinformation work and help Secretary Mayorkas determine how to continue.

Bahrain hacked activists' iPhones with NSO Group spyware, Citizen Lab says

by Tonya Riley

The new research raises concerns about iOS security.

Signal is down in China after 100 million reported downloads

by Shannon Vavra

It's not clear if it's permanent yet.

Signal issues workaround for Iran's ban of messaging app

by Joe Warminsky

The Android version of the chat app will soon have the capability to bypass the Iran's block on traffic, Signal says.

Twitter, WhatsApp users in Cuba report disruptions amid free speech protests

by Sean Lyngaas

Western technology services are great for amplifying dissent, until they stop working.

Lawmakers call on Amazon and Google to reconsider ban on domain fronting

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

The technique is used to circumvent censorship and surveillance around the world.