SBU banned the use of services of Russia in domain registration

СБУ запретила пользоваться сервисами России при регистрации доменов

The service said that continue to fight for the prevention of damage to Ukraine’s information security.

SBU asks you not to use the Russian postal services in the registration and management of domain names.

This is stated in the letter from the Department of counterintelligence protection of state interests in the field of information security SBU in the address of the Internet Association of Ukraine from June 13.

It is stated that in the implementation of complex of measures aimed at ensuring information security of the state, the Department identified violations of the requirements of the current legislation on the part of the owners of domain names in the “*ua”, “*RBM” including “gov.ua”.

“In particular, to control domain names used by the postal services of the Russian companies “Yandex” and “Mail.ru” in respect of which special restrictions imposed in accordance with the decree of the President from 15.05.2017 No. 133 “On the decision of the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine of April 28, 2017 “On the use of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions)”, – the document says.

The SBU with the aim of preventing damage to information security of Ukraine, are asked to conduct outreach to registrars of domain names on the restriction of the use of the Russian postal services in the registration and management of domain names.

As you know, on may 15 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree on new sanctions of the national security Council and defense of Ukraine of April 28, 2017, which include, in particular, blocking access to social networks “Vkontakte” and “Classmates”.

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