Russia has blocked a 16 million IP addresses for Amazon and Google

В Росси заблокировали 16 миллионов IP-адресов Amazon и Google

IP addresses are blocked due to the restriction of access to Telegram.

Roskomnadzor blocked more than 16 million IP addresses hosting providers Amazon and Google. This is according to the website reports

In the latest update of discharge register, which is sent to the operators, there were eight million IP addresses Amazon.

Later, the representative of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov said that the Agency sent Amazon and Google notification that their IP addresses are blocked EN masse because of the restrictions on access to Telegram.

Zharov said the blocks 18 subnets Western cloud services. At the same time, the number of locked IP addresses he did not name. APTLD expects that Amazon and Google’s “answer queries”. What is the answer Ministry, he said.

The newspaper also said that Roskomnadzor has started mass block IP addresses with Amazon and Google on the evening of 16 April. This is done in an attempt to restrict access to Telegram, which uses the infrastructure of major services to bypass locks.