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| Security Council to discuss the shutdown of Russia on the global Internet |
This measure is considered as a temporary in case of emergency; the issue has been on the agenda of the meeting with Vladimir Putin
.ru domain administrator and .rf ready to switch off from the world of the Internet
Coordination Center for TLD Internet (domain administrator .ru, .rf and .su) announced its readiness to turn off Russia from the global network. "The infrastructure of the national domain, built over 20 years, will withstand any attack. In the case of Russia off from the global root domain system, we have a highly reliable backup plan, which may have will be discussed at the Security Council ", - the press-service organization agency ITAR-TASS.
The administrator added that he did not know about the idea of transfer its functions to a government agency, for example, the Federal Communications Agency.
Earlier it was reported that on September 22 the meeting of the Russian Security Council, whose members will discuss the possibility of a temporary shutdown'll ever need from a global network in an emergency. Reporters also learned that one of the topics of discussion could be the transfer of the State domain administrator functions. Disabling possible in the event of hostilities or significant protests within the country
According to sources, the permanent disabling of access to the international network of speech does not go, but the Russian operators will be required to configure the equipment so that in an emergency the Russian Internet can be quickly disconnected from the global. According to one source, an emergency situation can be considered as acts of war, and, for example, serious protests in the country.
The second idea, which will discuss the officials - the transfer of the State domain administrator functions, which now takes the public organization - Coordination Center for TLD RU.
Earlier it was reported that the FSB had agreed on a draft of the order Ministry of Communications, according to which by July 1, 2014, all ISPs are required to be installed on your network equipment for recording and storing Internet traffic for a period of not less than 12 hours, and the intelligence services will have direct access to these records.
In addition, the Russian special services, preventing potential cyber attacks from abroad, addressed to President Vladimir Putin with a request to approve the idea of creating an integrated network for the needs of defense, security and law and order.
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