Сontrol over the Distribution of Prohibited Information is Increasing
OREANDA-NEWS. Google was fined 700,000 rubles for violating the law "On information", according to which search engines must exclude sites with information prohibited in Russia from the search results.
According to Roskomnadzor, more than a third of links from the register of prohibited information remain in the SERP and Google performs selective filtering of search results.
The Russian government's Commission on legislative activity generally supports the project on granting Roskomnadzor (RCN) the right to initiate administrative proceedings for repeated failure by the search engine operator to block sites that have been restricted in Russia.
Оnly one of the ten largest VPNs in Russia followed the Agency's request to connect to the register of prohibited information - this is the Kaspersky Secure Connection service.
According to the head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov , the services have about a month to resolve the issue of connecting to the registry. Otherwise, they will be blocked on the territory of Russia. Roskomnadzor employees will also not spend the remaining month in vain — they will try to contact representatives of resources that are threatened with blocking