Tag: Russia

Kaspersky to Transfer Infrastructure Out of Russia Into Switzerland

Russian anti-virus software firm Kaspersky Lab, which is suspected by US authorities of helping the Kremlin’s espionage efforts, said Tuesday it was moving its core infrastructure and operations to Switzerland. The transfer “includes customer data storage and processing for most regions, as well as software assembly, including threat detection updates,” said Kaspersky, whose software protects […]

Telegram Ban in Russia Once Again Protested on Moscow Streets

Hundreds of people rallied in Moscow on Sunday to demand the unblocking of the Telegram app, the second protest in the Russian capital since the authorities blocked the popular messaging service last month. Demonstrators chanted anti-government slogans and brandished signs carrying messages against internet censorship. Some tossed paper planes in the air, symbolising Telegram’s logo. […]