China’s National People’s Congress has drafted a second version of a controversial cybersecurity law. It would bring a great deal of censorship for both foreign and domestic citizens and businesses, whether they use the cloud or not.
China is a wasteland for the modern internet. Websites like Facebook and Google are blocked. Moreover, web traffic is monitored and censored by the government. It’s Big Brother for real.
The latest draft of the law aims to require any site operator, whether foreign or domestic, to comply with the “social morals” of China. Moreover, they must accept government censorship.