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CRTC outlines framework to block botnets from internet traffic

News | 06/23/2022 5:48 pm EDT
The CRTC headquarters at the Terrasses de la Chaudière complex in Gatineau, Que.

In a Thursday decision, the CRTC announced it was implementing regulations to control botnets that threaten Canadians’ internet security. It established the guiding principles for the framework and required a detailed set of recommendations from the CRTC Interconnection Steering Committee (CISC) within nine months.

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