As states turn to tech to help track and contain the pandemic, Iran’s poor record on privacy and data protection is holding it back.
Iran’s security forces and Judiciary play a central role in undermining human rights online for all Iranians. Our regular reports will hold them to account.
As Iran’s information control infrastructure expands, so must the methods for resisting it.
Filterwatch’s new monthly Network Monitor will report on the state of the internet in Iran and and help make sense of any disruptions.
Over the last three months Iran’s Cyber Police have continued to crack down on Insta celebs and online ‘disinformation’, while massively expanding their operations nationwide.
Iran’s ICT Minister has hinted at constructing a flexible new filtering apparatus in the coming months and years. So how worried should we be?
This edition of FATAwatch covers the second quarter of 2019, between April 1 and June 30 (Q2).