Posts Tagged ‘firewall’

Facebook’s Founder Loses Face While Catching Breath In Beijing

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg, the American founder of Facebook, jogged in Beijing this week. And it caught everybody’s attention. Chinese social media …


Chinese Internet Laws Target Government Control And Online Bullying

A new law voted unanimously yesterday by the standing committee of the National People’s Congress will enhance the Chinese government’s control over the Internet. Neither the actual text nor the commencement date of the full law has yet been released. But Chinese domestic media report that the law gives the government far-reaching and vague powers […]


Microsoft, HP, Samsung Sign Anti-piracy Agreement For Chinese Market

Microsoft has signed an anti-piracy agreement with HP and Samsung to ensure the installation of genuine Windows and Office software on their PCs sold in the Chinese market. Microsoft previously announced this agreement when the company launched its latest anti-piracy campaign in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. According to the agreement, HP and Samsung will ask their […]


Cloud-based Network Security Suite Launched By Kyocera In China

Kyocera’s division in Shanghai has launched a service that provides cloud-based security services to companies and organizations in China. The cloud-based network vulnerability assessment service is called nCircle PureCloud Ondemand and is an answer to the increasing attacks on both Chinese government websites as well as organizations that operate in China. For example, Kyocera claims […]


Rising Gains Large Security Software Order From Chinese Government

Chinese anti-virus software provider Rising signed a strategic cooperation agreement with General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of China, to deploy an information security operating and maintenance management platform for the government agency. Under this agreement, Rising’s comprehensive anti-virus protection solution will become the exclusive internal network security product used by the administration. […]


Did The Internet Die In China Yesterday?

Users throughout China yesterday reported broken Internet connections.


China’s 360 Launches First Trojan Firewall Product

Chinese security software provider 360 has announced that it has launched a new trojan firewall product, which can block various trojans with the advance detection and cloud identification technologies.
Qi Xiangdong, president of 360, told local media that traditional security software focuses more on elimination than prevention and users usually try to eliminate trojans after their […]


Internet Services In Xinjiang Now Back To Normal

The press office of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has announced that based on the current stable situation of the region, the need for social economic development, and the demands of local people, Xinjiang has decided to fully restore Internet services from May 14, 2010, with the approval of the government.
After the July 5, 2009, riots […]


Xinjiang Removes Firewall Around 27 Additional Chinese Websites

According to information from the press office of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, to meet localmore….


Kaspersky Launches Chinese Version Of Internet Security 2009

Kaspersky Lab announced in Beijing that the company had launched the Chinese version of its all-in-one security solution, Kaspersky Internet Security 2009.