FREE Hosting for 1 Month Claim Now
FREE Hosting for 1 Month

Claim Now

Russia applies VPN restrictions blocking iGaming websites

Russia applies VPN restrictions blocking iGaming websites

Russia applies VPN restrictions blocking iGaming websites

An amendment to Russia’s federal law “On Information, Information Technologies and Information Protection” is preventing players from accessing international iGaming websites operating that are not licensed by the Russian government, with the implementation of a new VPN.

Virtual private networks (VPN) services were called to set stricter conditions of access to international sites and online gaming platforms by the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Telecom, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor).

Furthermore, while about 1,500 gambling-related international licensed domains are being blocked by Roskomnadzor every week, VPN services might be completely banned in Russia if policies against online domains keep getting approved.

Related Articles

Recent Posts

Cyprus Offshore Hosting Location
Why Host Your Server in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Work@Home Bundle Featured at SBC News
3 Reasons Why Host a Server in Singapore
Work@Home - Enable Remote Collaboration

© Copyright 2004-2020 S.S. NETSHOP INTERNET SERVICES LTD trading as “NetShop ISP”. All rights reserved.

If you have found a spelling error, please notify us by selecting the text and pressing Ctrl+Enter.


Forgot Password? Click here

Not a Client Yet?

Spelling error report

The following text will be sent to our editors: