Sites blocked in South Korea
We have detected 222376 sites that can be blocked in South Korea. South Korea isin our rating by the blocking ubiquity and by the number of blocked sites.
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South Korea Internet filtering profile
|Blocking type||Blocking level|
|Internet Tools||no evidence|
|Conflicts / Security||pervasive|
Data by OpenNet Initiative
* Listed as pervasive in the conflict/security area, as selective in social, and as no evidence in political and Internet tools by ONI in 2011.Source: Wikipedia
* Listed as Under Surveillance by RWB in 2011.
South Korea is a world leader in Internet and broadband penetration, but its citizens do not have access to a free and unfiltered Internet. South Korea’s government maintains a wide-ranging approach toward the regulation of specific online content and imposes a substantial level of censorship on elections-related discourse and on a large number of Web sites that the government deems subversive or socially harmful. The policies are particularly strong toward suppressing anonymity in the Korean internet.
In 2007, numerous bloggers were censored and their posts deleted by police for expressing criticism of, or even support for, presidential candidates. This even lead to some bloggers being arrested by the police.
South Korea uses IP address blocking to ban . Illegal websites, such as those offering unrated games, pornography, and gambling, are also blocked.
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