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By Ronald Deibert,John Palfrey,Rafal Rohozinski, et al.MIT Press|MIT Press||Adult NonfictionComputer TechnologyLanguage(s): EnglishOn sale date: 18.01.2013Street date: 28.02.2014

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ISBN-13: 9780262014342

Reports on a brand new new release of net controls that determine a brand new normative terrain during which surveillance and censorship are regimen.

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Net. 8. net/special/kg/. 9. For example, see Col. Charles W. com/2008/05/3375884. 10. David Lyons, Surveillance Society: Monitoring Everyday Life (Buckingham, UK: Open University Press, 2001). 11. Ronald J. , ed. Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey Underhill (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999). 2 Control and Subversion in Russian Cyberspace Ronald Deibert and Rafal Rohozinski Introduction It has become a truism to link censorship in cyberspace to the practices of authoritarian regimes. Around the world, the most repressive governments—China, Burma, North Korea, Cuba, Saudi Arabia—are the ones that erect digital firewalls that restrict citizens’ access to information, filter political content, and stymie freedom of speech online.

Computer network attacks and exploitation—what we called “just-in-time” blocking in Access Denied—are perhaps the starkest of examples of next-generation techniques. Computer network attacks describe the range of controls that target and “take down” strategically important sources of information or services at key moments in time through computer-based information attacks. Although there are several tactics that can be employed within this rubric—deliberate tampering with domain name servers, virus and Trojan horse insertion, and even brute physical attacks—the most common is the use of DDoS attacks.

8 The RUNET is also increasingly central to politics. Elections across the CIS are now fought online, as the Internet has eclipsed all the mass media in terms of its reach, readership, and especially in the degree of free speech and opportunity to mobilize that it provides. 12 This shift has been fueled as much by the growing state control over the traditional mass media as it has been by the draw of what the new online environment has to offer. Well-known journalists, commentators, and political figures have all turned to the RUNET as the off-line environment suffers through more severe restrictions and sanctions.

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