If you are wondering why the “hactivist” went on spree with the Malaysia government websites? There was a call by MCMC to block 10 file sharing websites to curb piracy
The websites that are blocked by the local ISP’s are :
Check out the Official directive
I havent been blogging as much as i like, because its impossible to get to the dashboard of this blog.. Yes its that bad!
So why the bad connection?
Please be informed that currently all users who using ISP Streamyx is having slow connection due to detected a cable fault on the Southeast Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 4 (SMW4) submarine cable network between Alexandria in Egypt and Palermo in Italy linking Malaysia to Europe and the United States (US). The consortium will be carrying out repair works on site on Saturday, 24 April 2010 and it is expected to be completed on Sunday, 2nd May 2010.
During the restoration process, there will be some interruption to the traffic to Europe and the US carried through that cable. TM ISP is taking active steps to minimize disruptions; we have added additional links on other routes and coordinated with other international carriers in order to provide additional bandwidth for our customers.
Its confirmed! Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has ordered all internet service providers (ISPs) to block Malaysia Today. This has got to be a first for such a thing to happen here in Malaysia. The commission blocked because there were comments on the website were insensitive, bordering on incitement.
RPK’s blog has been on of the free for all websites that gives un-sensored news whethere controversial or not to the masses. If his average hits per day is anything to go by, the site is definately one of the most influencial websites there is in Malaysia. Continue reading »