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Google finds itself embroiled in Libya, Egypt blasphemy charges

Google confirms restrictions on viewing amateur YouTube video critical of the Prophet Muhammad, and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton backpedals on endorsement of Internet freedom.

By September 12, 2012

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Egypt accused of crowdsourcing censorship

Reports suggest that the country's National Telecommunications Registry Agency is asking ordinary citizens to find blasphemous material online. Is this revolutionary?

By February 21, 2013

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Iran said to be responsible for cyberattacks on U.S. banks

The massive wave of DDoS attacks that hit U.S. banks recently was thought to have been done by a fringe hacker group, however government officials now believe it was the work of Iran.

By January 8, 2013

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Iran launches own YouTube-like video-sharing Web site

Government-sanctioned site aims to promote Iranian culture, Iran's state TV says.

By December 9, 2012

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Bitten: Apple's 'blasphemous' logo under fire in Russia

Some Russian Orthodox Christians see the iconic logo as a symbol of sin that they would like to see outlawed.

By October 18, 2012

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Debate continues over YouTube and Libya attack

Congressional investigation charges that Americans were murdered in a well-planned attack that, contrary to what Obama administration said at the time, had nothing to do with a crude anti-Islam video on YouTube.

By October 12, 2012

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Iran unblocks Gmail but still wants to keep out YouTube

Gmail is back online for Iranian citizens, but the government aims to make sure YouTube stays off limits.

By October 1, 2012

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Google exec released in Brazil

The head of Google's operations in Brazil is released after agreeing to appear in court over local political videos that appeared on YouTube.

By September 27, 2012

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Brazil detains local Google chief for not removing YouTube videos

The Latin American country demands that the Web giant take down videos denigrating political candidates, as well as the anti-Islam film that sparked protests across the Middle East.

By September 26, 2012

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Wells Fargo is latest bank to be hit by cyberattacks

As several banks experience outages, one group claims responsibility, saying it's retaliating for the anti-Islam movie and will continue its onslaught until the film is taken off the Web.

By September 25, 2012