Internetzensur für Bullies

Reuters berichtet über eine Low-Tech-Variante der Internetzensur.

„We are gently telling Internet cafe owners that it is their responsibility to see that surfers do not use their facility to carry out such hate campaigns,“ he said.

„Or else, we will have to do that job for them.“ Last week, dozens of Shiv Sena workers vandalised some Internet centres, saying they were not stopping their customers from accessing Orkut groups involved in sending hate messages.
Phanse said his group was developing a special software that Internet service providers could install to block any message containing certain words and phrases such as „I hate“ or „I despise“. „The software should be ready in 2-3 months,“ Phanse said, adding that they were hoping to involve Orkut authorities in the discussions.