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Telstra, Optus and Vodafone temporarily block websites after Christchurch attack

Telstra, Optus and Vodafone temporarily block websites after Christchurch attack

Updated: As NZ telcos seek longer-term solution.
Mar 19 2019 10:01AM
Site blocking expansion waved through committee

Site blocking expansion waved through committee

High number of rights holder submissions used as evidence of need.
Nov 27 2018 10:05AM
Google attacks Australian government for "rushing" site block expansion

Google attacks Australian government for "rushing" site block expansion

Says expanding scope makes no sense.
Nov 20 2018 10:40PM
Govt to beef up website blocking laws

Govt to beef up website blocking laws

Targets file hosting sites, mirrors and proxies.
Oct 18 2018 9:24AM
Aussies get used to website blocking regime

Aussies get used to website blocking regime

Less likely than last year to try to bypass it.
Aug 8 2018 11:11AM
Turnbull introduces bill to block piracy websites

Turnbull introduces bill to block piracy websites

Takes ownership of legislation from Brandis.
Mar 26 2015 9:12AM
Brandis prepares to introduce site blocking legislation

Brandis prepares to introduce site blocking legislation

Updated: ISPs not consulted.
Mar 17 2015 2:49PM
Attorney-General agency implicated in web filter scandal

Attorney-General agency implicated in web filter scandal

Accusations of secrecy, but don't be alarmed.
May 30 2013 3:41PM
Attorney-General agency implicated in web blocking scandal

Attorney-General agency implicated in web blocking scandal

Accusations of secrecy, but don't be alarmed.
May 30 2013 10:50AM
Parliament repeals .info filter

Parliament repeals .info filter

Internal concerns aired.
Feb 29 2012 3:52PM
Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking

Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking

Technical work around to proposed anti-piracy bill.
Dec 22 2011 9:43AM
Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking

Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking

Technical work around to proposed anti-piracy bill.
Dec 22 2011 8:52AM
Second British ISP blocks file sharing site

Second British ISP blocks file sharing site

Others yet to receive court orders.
Dec 19 2011 6:49AM
British ISP filter plan causes mass confusion

British ISP filter plan causes mass confusion

What the ISPs have actually agreed to do.
Oct 12 2011 7:07AM
Britain dumps internet blocking plans

Britain dumps internet blocking plans

Reveals new details on planned piracy notification system.
Aug 4 2011 6:37AM
EU legal adviser rules piracy web blocking illegal

EU legal adviser rules piracy web blocking illegal

Advocate General says filtering and blocking breaches fundamental rights
Apr 18 2011 10:32AM
Google to improve search results with new blocking tool

Google to improve search results with new blocking tool

Search engine aims to raise the quality bar with new blocking tool
Feb 16 2011 10:14AM
Google mobile services back up in China

Google mobile services back up in China

Status report confirms resumption of full service after blocking by Chinese
government.
Apr 9 2010 12:12PM
Virus Bulletin spam report good news for some

Virus Bulletin spam report good news for some

Only ClamAV, SPAMfighter Mail Gateway, and modusGate products fail test.
Sep 3 2009 11:53AM
Businesses chop Facebook to save internet costs

Businesses chop Facebook to save internet costs

Australian employers have turned to URL blocking to cut their internet costs with social networking sites high on the corporate blacklist.
Jun 2 2009 12:31PM

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