SBU: In social networks was conducted in a hybrid war

СБУ: В соцсетях велась гибридная война

In the security Service commented on the ban of social networks.

The website of the SBU published an appeal about the imposition of sanctions against Russia, as well as the ban of social networks Vkontakte and Odnoklassniki.

Recall, Poroshenko has banned Facebook, YouTube and other Russian sites. President enacted the NSDC decision on the extension of the list of individuals and legal entities.

“Russian intelligence services are conducting a hybrid war against Ukraine’s population, using their special information operations Internet resources Vkontakte, Odnoklassniki, etc. the security Service of Ukraine repeatedly commits the active dissemination of resources through such anti-Ukrainian appeals to radical protest actions with the use of weapons”, – is told in the message.

Also in SBU note that the management of Internet resources from the sanctions list have never responded to the numerous appeals of the Ministry.

“According to the decision of the National focal point of cybersecurity in the national security Council of Ukraine, the security Service together with other law enforcement agencies is developing amendments to the legislation of Ukraine regarding the locking mechanism of the relevant online resources. A significant part of the ISPs already have the technical capability to block these Internet resources”, – added the press service.

Recall, Ukrtelecom has announced the beginning of blocking of sites.

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