Russia to Fine Search Engines for Linking to Banned VPN services

By [email protected] (Mohit Kumar) In its years-long efforts to censor the Internet by blocking access to a large number of websites in the country, Russia has now approved a new bill introducing fines for search engines that provide links to banned sites, VPN services, and anonymization tools.

VPNs, or Virtual Private Networks, are third-party services that help users access block banned websites by encrypting users’ Internet

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