Китайская диктатура в Интернете

Спустя одиннадцать лет после своей первой связи с Всемирной Паутиной (WWW), доступ Китая к Интернету все еще охраняется защитными системами, встроенными в его серверы-посредники, которые доказали, что они практичнее и неприступнее Берлинской Стены. Более того, увеличение спроса на широкополосную связь привело к запуску “Проекта Jin Dun (Золотой Щит)” стоимостью $800 миллионов, автоматической цифровой системы общественного порядка, которая поможет продлить коммунистическое правление, отказывая китайцам в праве на информации.

Принцип, лежащий в основе Золотого Щита, состоит в том, что "когда добродетель поднимает одну ногу, зло поднимает десять”. Поддерживаемый системами, разработанными западными спецслужбами, Китай подделал виртуальный меч, который угрожает закрыть дорогу к демократии.

Интернет "ворота", главным образом, контролируют и фильтруют политическую информацию в Китае. Их технические функции включают блокирование иностранных Веб-страниц, фильтрацию содержания и ключевых слов на Веб-страницах, контроль электронной почты и Интернет кафе, атаки на персональные компьютеры, рассылку вирусов и объединение с системами контроля Управлений Государственной Безопасности. Вместо того, чтобы объявить новую эру свободы, Интернет дает возможность китайским властям совершенствовать тоталитарный контроль так, что правители в книге Джорджа Орвелла 1984 кажутся по сравнению с ними любителями.

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