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Ali Khamenei quits Telegram

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that he would no longer use the messaging app Telegram. The announcement came as rumours continued that Iran would soon block Telegram, built by Russian tech guru …

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Court rules to block Telegram in Russia

Moscow’s Tagansky’s court satisfied the demand of Russia’s telecommunications watchdog and blocked access to the Telegram messenger in Russia over its failure to furnish keys to the Federal Security Service to decrypt user …

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Android devices targeted by new botnet

There is a new botnet targeting Android devices by scanning for open debug ports so it can infect victims with malware that mines the Monero cryptocurrency, Bleeping Computer reported. The botnet came to life on February 3, and is …

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Russia's Kaspersky Lab detects new Trojan

Cybersecurity is among the issues being raised on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum, now in full swing in Davos. Russia's Kaspersky Lab appears to appreciate the significance of the agenda as it has warned of a yet new IT threat …

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 Nazarbayev bans anonymous comments on Internet

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev ratified the amendments to the laws "on information and communication issues" banning anonymous comment on the Kazakh websites. According to the president's …

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 Extended LTE network available in Azerbaijan's regions

As a result of large-scale optimization and improvement works, the Nar Mobile mobile operator has provided the customers with a possibility to use the 4G (LTE) services not only in Baku and Absheron peninsula, but in the country’s other …

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 Internet anonymizers banned in Russia

  Russia's law that bans the use or provision of virtual private networks (VPNs), censorship circumvention software and other so-called 'anonymizers' came into effect today. VPNs — which let …

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Iran may unblock Twitter and Youtube

Iran’s new communications minister Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi said that negotiations were underway with Twitter to unblock the service, which has been banned for years. "(Twitter) has announced that it is …

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Karapetyan introduced on Zangi company's programs

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan visited Zangi IT company, press service of the Government informed, Armenpress.am reports. The PM was introduced on the company activities, achievements, …

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