MOSCOW, April 27. / TASS /. Russia proposed a way to counter terrorists’ use of VPN services and it is currently being actively discussed abroad, says Nikolai Murashov, director of the National Computer Incident Coordination Center.
“Objectively, this service could be used for illegal purposes, including in Russia. Russia proposed a counter-terrorism initiative, the implementation of which would make it possible to avoid the negative consequences of the use of VPN services by terrorists or others.” criminal organizations, “he said at a briefing in Moscow on Tuesday.
According to Murashov, this proposal is being actively discussed in international venues, but such measures need to be put in place at the global level.
He noted that Russian citizens also use VPN services all the time, adding that there are currently no restrictions.