India Blocks Code Sharing Websites On Anti-Terror Advisory

darkstar019 writes The Indian government has banned websites under the pretext that ISIS is using them for anti-Indian purposes. The list includes code sharing websites like Pastebin, Github and Sourceforge. As of now, these websites are still up. From the article: “Officials from the department of Information Technology and the department of telecom were not available for comment. ‘These are all providing very dangerous kind of cut and paste services..You can take code, cut it, paste it, remove it, delete it,’ said one government official who requested anonymity.”

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