Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday March 30, 2014

Turkey Now Blocking Social Media by Hijacking Google DNS

Not long after the government of Turkey started blocking Twitter, it turned its attention to other media outlets, Google being their prime concern. Now Google claims the Turkish government is spoofing Google DNS to spy on its own citizens.

"The current situation is concerning and we don’t see this type of hijacking for DNS network very much, the only note worthy exception is China where we’ve observed this several times before. "