34C3 - Tightening the Net in Iran

Title:
34C3 - Tightening the Net in Iran
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https://media.ccc.de/c/34c3/34c3-8900-tightening_the_net_in_iran

The Situation of Censorship and Surveillance in Iran, and What Should Be Done

How do Iranians experience the Internet? Various hurdles and risks exist for Iranians and including outside actors like American technology companies. This talk will assess the state of the Internet in Iran, discuss things like the threats of hacking from the Iranian cyber army; how the government are arresting Iranians for their online activities; the most recent policies and laws for censorship, surveillance and encryption; and the policies and relationships of foreign technology companies like Apple, Twitter and Telegram with Iran, and the ways they are affecting the everyday lives of Iranians. This talk will effectively map out how the Internet continues to be a tight and controlled space in Iran, and what efforts are being done and can be done to make the Iranian Internet a more accessible and secure space.

Mahsa Alimardani

https://fahrplan.events.ccc.de/congress/2017/Fahrplan/events/8900.html

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Video Language:
English
Duration:
47:48
Format: Youtube Primary Original
Format: Youtube

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