China Sending Web Censors to Top Internet Firms – Fortune

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This goes way beyond the ‘Great Firewall.’

China, long known for its strict Internet censorship laws, is now sending online censors to take posts at the country’s biggest online companies.

Key “network security officers” will monitor the work of key websites and Web firms for crimes such as fraud and the “spreading of rumors,” China’s Ministry of Public Security said in a statement. These officers would be a part of the roughly 2 million people employed by the government to monitor Web activity, as first reported by the BBC

Source: China Sending Web Censors to Top Internet Firms – Fortune

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